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

Anybody is allowed to climb Everest. The mountain has been democratised—but that’s not necessarily a good thing. Lucinda Bradlow, writing in Salon, looks at the mortal dangers brought about by Himalayan ego tourism.

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