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Who said snail mail. Reuters image of Post Office at base camp on Everest north side. This year the south side will kick it up.
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Highest Post Office in the world on the South Col of Mount Everest

Posted: Apr 01, 2013 04:28 am EDT

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(By Lindsay Elms) Beginning on April 1, 2013, and for a limited time, a special Post Card will be for sale by the Nepalese Post Office in Kathmandu then franked on the South Col of Mount Everest before being mailed out.From April 1 until April 30, a special Post Card will be sold by the Nepalese Post Office in Kathmandu for US$25 including postage. The Post Cards will be transferred to Everest Base Camp where they will be signed by those Sherpa’s who have summited Mount Everest more than five times. In early May, when the...

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