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Himalayan Mountains

The Trek to Annapurna Base Camp

Darby Roach | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Darby Roach

During the Nepal leg of my recent bicycle ride around the world, I took time out of the saddle to hike into the Annapurna Base Camp. It was an eight-day adventure that lead me high into the Himalayan Mountains to the staging area for attempts on Annapurna, the world's 10th highest mountain.

Cain's Mounting Problems With Mountains in Iran

Dorian de Wind | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

Mountains have never kept our military from doing their job. But here comes Herman Cain, on at least two occasions in the year 2011, claiming that the mountains in Iran would "make it very difficult" to launch a military strike.