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Lombok’s Mount Rinjani: Only for the truly adventurous

The trek to Mount Rinjani will take three days up super steep slopes and you will spend two nights camping at sites around 2,600 metres on the crater rim.

The captivating Marble Mountains of Da Nang

Made up of a cluster of five limestone and marble outcrops, the largest is riddled with caves containing Buddhist statues and altars.

Froome welcomes rivals’ lack of aggression on Tour de France’s first...

The 10th stage followed Sunday’s punishing cobbled ride to Roubaix and Monday’s rest day and, with a long descent to the finish, none of the top guns were in the mood to risk a long-range attack.

How a life at high altitude shapes the human body

People born and raised at 3,500 metres and up are more likely to have curtailed forearms compared to people of similar ancestry from lowland areas.

Nepalese summits Mount Everest for record 22nd time

Kami Rita Sherpa has overtaken two fellow Nepalese mountaineers as the record-holder.

First climbers of 2018 reach Everest summit

Iswari Paudel of Himalayan Guides Nepal confirmed that a team of eight Nepali climbers reached the peak of Mount Everest.

Nepal losing out to China as Everest operators cross mountain

Today, most climbers of Mount Everest prefer to climb it from China instead of Nepal.