Ego-tourism and Mt. Everest: The hidden costs of the highest climb | Curio

Ego-tourism and Mt. Everest: The hidden costs of the highest climb

22 mins | Mar 24, 2018

Anyone can try to climb Mt. Everest; that's the beauty of the goal and one of the problems. Anybody is allowed to climb Everest. The mountain has been democratised, but that's not necessarily good. Lucinda Bradlow looks at the mortal dangers brought about by Himalayan ego tourism.

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