Collected by Olivia Sumner
Pedestrian St, Chengguan Qu, Lasa Shi, Xizang Zizhiqu, China, 850000
In the Jokhang Temple square there were so many pilgrims representing many areas of Tibet. This elderly woman was watching me with my camera and seemed curious so using gestures I asked to take her photo. Her stories of a long life are etched in...
Chengguan, Lhasa, Tibet, China, 850000
We Americans are private about using the toilet. It is not a group activity, and we don’t like to share the gory details. While I am able to vomit with dignity in front of my medical doctor spouse, I must have total privacy, with the door closed,...
Dangquhe E Rd, Dangxiong Xian, Lasa Shi, Xizang Zizhiqu, China
At an altitude of 4700 meters, you can see countless stars and galactic nebula, this scene can be seen only in high altitude areas. There are some high altitude places which are perfect to observe the stars and space in Tibet, Namtso Lake is one...
Dangquhe E Rd, Dangxiong Xian, Lasa Shi, Xizang Zizhiqu, China, 851500
Namtso Lake is the largest lake in Tibet, and the highest lake in the world. The lake surface is at 4,740 meters above sea level, measuring about 70 kilometers long and 30 kilometers broad, with a surface area of 1,920 square kilometers. Namtso...
35 Beijing Middle Rd, Chengguan Qu, Lasa Shi, Xizang Zizhiqu, China, 850000
We always imagine Tibet as a spiritual place. It certainly is, and to top it off the locals are among the most beautiful and stylish I've ever seen. They perform prostrations around monasteries, amid the architecture of the palaces, fields of yaks...
Guangfu Ave, Bayi Qu, Linzhi Shi, Xizang Zizhiqu, China, 860000
Breathtaking view of Basum Tso or Draksum Tso in Kongpo (Linzhi in Chinese), this beautiful lake surrounds by many of snow capped mountains and some holy temples around the lake, need to take boat if want to visit those monasteries.
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