Articles tagged “mt. everest”

Mt. Everest Tourism Continues Despite Earthquakes and Avalanches

Mt. Everest Tourism Continues Despite Earthquakes and Avalanches

Tashi Sherpa, Associated Press

"We have no other income except from the tourists," is a frightening phrase for everyone.

3 years ago

Tourism-Dependent Nepal Hit by Earthquake, Hundreds Dead

Tourism-Dependent Nepal Hit by Earthquake, Hundreds Dead

Binaj Gurubacharya and Muneeza Naqvi, Associated Press

This is a human and economic tragedy for all of Nepal, and it appears as though the base camps near Mt. Everest were hit, as well.

4 years ago