Roof of the World
Roof of the World is a metaphoric description of the highest region in the world, also known as "High Asia", the mountainous interior of Asia.
The term is also used for parts of this region, for
- the Pamirs,
- the Himalayas
- Mt. Everest
The name was first applied to the Pamirs. (wiki)
|Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers|
|Qinghai Hoh Xil|
|Sagarmatha National Park|
|Tajik National Park|
|Three parallel rivers of Yunnan|
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