April 26, 2009

Prayer Flags, Mount Everest

Photograph by Bobby Model

This Week in Photo of the Day: Mount Everest

Prayer flags stretch across Base Camp on Mount Everest, with Nuptse Mountain looming in the distance. Every year, climbers from around the globe start out here in an attempt to climb Everest, the highest mountain above sea level in the world.


Special Offers

Shop National Geographic