Tibet Travel Articles
Lhasa to Xining via the Qinghai-Tibet Railway – China, Asia Ride the world's highest railway at altitudes of 5,072 meters with author, Olga Leskiw-Suzuki. The Yin and Yang of China Travel – Asia Olga Leskiw-Suzuki delves into the good, the bad and the ugly of travelling through China. The Back Side of the Mountain – Lhasa, Tibet, China, Asia Debby Merickel finds that Lhasa, the former capital of Tibet, takes all of your senses at least one step beyond comfort. Yak Butter Tea – Tidrum, Tibet While "hot" and "cold" Wild Women Take on Tibet – Lhasa/Tibet/China Yelena Brachman's spiritual journey to the holiest The Brad Pitt Effect One horse towns, feudal economies and mountain sic Lhasa Travel Facts The Basics City Name: Lhasa Where is it located?: Lhasa is in southern Tibet. Why do people go there: The fabled city of Lhasa used to be the home of the Dali Lama. It’s the cultural center of Tibet. How do travelers get there?: There are domestic flights from Tibet to get to Lhasa. Many […] Straight into Another World – Tibet Christopher Wood wondered if Ganden monastery was Searching for Something #18: The Roof of the World- Tibet The ubiquitous police presence in Tibet has Tutti glad the cops can't read English, but where they are suspicious, the Tibetans are welcoming. Searching for Something #19: Seven Days in Tibet – Tibet Going from Lhasa to Everest has no shortage of interesting monks and monasteries, and Tutti's favorite: the 10,000 images of the Gyantse Kumbum.