Weary of chasing success and happiness? One woman’s inspirational journey swapping the uphill slog for the downhill slope…
Restlessness stalks Mags MacKean, as she forsakes a career ladder at sea-level for one at altitude. Fed up with the summit’s illusive nirvana, she sets out to explore the opposite direction, earthbound – discovering descent as a route to lasting change and fulfilment.
A high level escape from the drudge of the office commute Against all advice, the BBC journalist abandoned her career, and scaled some of the highest summits in the world. But would a life of peak experiences lead to the happiness she was seeking?
“Mags is quite simply one of life’s braves” Bear Grylls