AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Tibet Tour: Day 4

Tibet Tour: Day 4


Posted on May 21, 2014

We left Shigatse heading for Gyantse. We’d be there for lunch so this was going to be a short drive. The landscape was still pretty barren but near the road irrigation allowed fields to be sown and trees to line the road. The trees lining the road were good and bad, good in the sense that they made the area look nicer and they are good for the environment, bad because they made taking photos very difficult. After a while we...

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Tibet Tour: Day 3

Tibet Tour: Day 3


Posted on May 20, 2014

We left Lhatse heading for Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet. The bus climbed out of Lhatse and it wasn’t long before we were stopping on the top of a prayer flag shrouded mountain again. This pass was 4,530m above sea level. Beside the car park were some steps up to the top of the hill. Annemarie and I were fine and two German guys also made it up, no-one else attempted the short climb. The drive to Shigatse was a...

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