Nanga Parbat (Naked Mountain) is the world’s ninth highest mountain and the second highest in Pakistan (after K2). Image from Flickr by Ahmed Sajjad Zaidi. CC BY-SA 2.0. The world’s mountaineering community managed to crowdfund enough money to finance a rescue mission for French climber Elisabeth Revol, who had been scaling Pakistan’s NangaRead More →

The logo’s legend explains that the brick red rectangle on the far left is Crimea, the annexed peninsula that is the source of much of Russia’s latest woes // With the 2018 FIFA World Cup beginning in June 2018, Russia’s federal tourism agency is seeking to put forth aRead More →