Mark Whitman
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Fergus White Everest Interview: Ascent Into Hell

In 2009, Irish National, Fergus White, travelled to the Himalayas to train as a mountaineer. The following year he returned to climb Everest. In this interview Fergus shares his story from Pumori to the

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Tips to Stay Comfortable on Long Hikes

If you’ve been exploring the great outdoors for years, chances are you’ve come by a few tried and true tips for your own personal comfort whether you are only spend a few hours hiking, or a few days.

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Top Tips On How To Keep Safe When Trekking In Asia

Asia is fast becoming one of the greatest trekking destinations on earth. The towering peaks of Nepal provide treks such as the Everest Base Camp Trek and the Annapurna Circuit, whilst the magical landscapes

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The Ultimate List Of Best Treks In India

India is renowned for its diversity and distinct culture. 1.2 billion people live in the South Asian country and it is quickly becoming a popular tourist destination. There is something about India that

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20 Amazing Kilimanjaro Facts and Figures

Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain on the African continent and one of the Seven Summits (highest mountains on each of the seven continents). Below are 20 amazing Kilimanjaro facts and figures,

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