The 50 Things You Must Do in Asia

By Hanya Yanagihara - 2013-07-23T16:27:10Z

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Fly over the Himalayas at Sunrise: Nepal

In her Grand Tour of Asia, our Editor at Large signed up for a flight with Tashi Tenzing Sherpa, the grandson of Tenzing Norgay Sherpa, who summited Mount Everest with Edmund Hillary in 1953; book the same tour as she did through Geographic Expeditions.

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