The Tallest Mountain In The World Is Actually Right Here In The U.S.
Few people realize that the U.S. is home to the tallest mountain in the entire world. If you thought this title belonged to Everest, then you’re not crazy. The Himalayan giant is the tallest mountain above sea level. But if we’re talking sheer height, there’s a mountain and Hawaii that exceeds even Everest. Take a look at the following photos of Mauna Kea, the tallest mountain in the whole world:
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.