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One of the best elements of Running on the Roof of the World is the dynamic between Tash and Sam.
The specificity of phrases such as "the Land of Passes" and "the Roof of the World", capitalized to form proper nouns as labels of the place, suggests that the "tourismified" names are worth examining further to shed light on the nature of contesting claims about the region as a place.
"When I stood on the roof of the world at 8,848 metres, it was the most beautiful and the most scary and the most strange experience of my life.
You can now visit the roof of the World's tallest hotel, Gevora, in Dubai for AED 100 ( US $27).
The Rathods had obtained certificates from the Tourism Department on June 10, 2016, by submitting allegedly morphed pictures that showed them on the roof of the world with Liaison Officer Ganesh Prasad Timsina and Makalu Adventure approving their claims.
There was always a chance to return which is precisely what Mountain did, triumphantly reaching the roof of the world on May 13, 2016.
Eight research articles consider such topics as from the high north to the roof of the world: precedents for third pole governance, whether the Greenland Self-Government Act is a pitfall for the Inuit in Greenland to remain an indigenous people, and the impact of choice-of-law rules in cross-border pollution damage caused by petroleum spills from offshore rigs and installations: the case of the Barents Sea.
aThe Roof of the World' is a pretty groundbreaking nickname, don't you think?
Nick and his team reached the roof of the world on Thursday night and are currently making their way back down.
ACROSS dizzying 5,500 metrehigh mountain ranges that stretch across the ' roof of the world' are hundreds of kilometres of newly- laid expressways, bridges and tunnels that China is building in Tibet.
Or passengers can travel on the Lhasa Express at 16,500ft across the "roof of the world" in the Himalayas.
? FORD has unveiled its new Mustang muscle car to the Middle East and Africa - on the roof of the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.
Summary: Riding to the 'Roof of the World' with 14 riders for 14 days--to conquer
Climbing to the roof of the world is becoming less predictable and possibly more dangerous as climate change brings warmer temperatures that may eat through the ice and snow on Mount Everest, scientists say.