Here's what it's like to live at Everest base camp

Every year a pop-up city is built at the foot of the world's tallest mountain.

Located at the foot of the Khumbu Glacier, Everest Base Camp is encircled by some of the most iconic peaks on Earth. Thousands of trekkers a year hike to Everest Base Camp and along other circuits in Nepal without ascending the peaks.
Photograph by Freddie Wilkinson, National Geographic

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