Feeling on top of the world on Island Peak, Nepal

Breathless, with a biting wind nipping at our exposed faces and huge booming avalanches crashing down the mountains around us, we reach the 6,189m summit of Island Peak – the pinnacle of our 22-day adventure. Our trip took us on a hair-raising flight from Nepal’s colourful capital, Kathmandu, through the glacial Khumbu Valley via Everest … More Feeling on top of the world on Island Peak, Nepal