Batman has his Batcave, Superman his Fortress of Solitude. And me? If I were to build a place to get away from it all, I think the Himalayas would be a strong contender. I have nothing but pleasant memories and admiration for the Kingdom of Bhutan.
This view from Gangteng Monastery, is one of many typical views near the roof of the world. Small villages with farms cradled by mountains. A slower pace of life. Less technology and material possessions, and plenty of happiness to go around. Where would your escape be?
Elevation: 10,028 ft.