There are 14 peaks over 8000 worldwide. They are all in the mountains of the Himalayas spread over four countries: India, Pakistan, Nepal and China. The first such summit was conquered Annapurna is June 1950 (By Maurice Herzog French)
Awesome packing tip called a skivvy roll. Teaches how to save space in your luggage every time you travel. Budget travel lovers will enjoy this technique because it can mean less packed luggage (and fewer fees).