Shambhala Palace

Address: No.16 Taibeng Gang Wengdui Xingka Sangdong Yuan, Lhasa, Tibet, China | Hotel
 
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This hotel is located on No.16 Taibeng Gang Wengdui Xingka Sangdong Yuan, Lhasa.
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    Travel Blogs from Lhasa

    Lhasa

    A travel blog entry by caitsinasia on Nov 18, 2014

    19 photos

    ... and stared at us with big eyes. They would listen to our guide talk to us in English with curious looks.  Fun facts about palace:   -Color symbolic: White - rebirth, Yellow - Buddhisms ability to spread throughout the world like sunrise, Red - power of Tibetans -The Dalai Lama was staying at the Summer Palace when he escaped to India in 1959. Thousands of Tibetans surrounded the palace and numerous Red soldiers were there as well. ...

    On the road to Nam-tso and Nam-tso lake

    A travel blog entry by robgizzy on Oct 21, 2014

    9 photos

    After breakfast (Rob had noodles and yak meat and I had bread with yak butter), we set off for Nam-tso lake. The road was as bad as yesterday and at one point we came across some pilgrims who were going from monastery to monastery and it would take about three years. We stopped for lunch in a town- again yak meat in different configurations! Then we arrived at the main entrance of Nam-tso natural park. We also by now have an asphalted road! How fab, ...

    Drupang & Sera Monastries and Summer Palace

    A travel blog entry by richmiketrav on Sep 22, 2014

    3 comments, 32 photos

    ... s summer palace or Norblingka. It consists of four palaces, the first built in the 18th century, the second in the 19th, the third completed in 1918 and the fourth in 1956 for the present Dalai Lama. We saw the first and the last and also a group of buildings in the centre of a small lake. A strange mix of palace and monastery, they were built rather like the temples we had seen but with the inclusion of audience chambers as well as living quarters. The most poignant was the ...

    The Motley Crew: Summer 2014 Good Karma Tour

    A travel blog entry by andi.in.china on Jul 23, 2014

    5 comments, 45 photos

    ... s which both tread delicately on the situation. I have photos of the Dalai Lama blissfully dancing to a jazz band holding his Mardi Gras second line umbrella from Eric's medical school graduation in May, 2013. What we they ever make of that? On the same day we visited The Potala Palace we spent the afternoon at the Sera Monastery, one of the thousands that dot this plateau so high up (2.8 million people, 1,200,000 square km). Half of the population is in the ...

    A tibetan life

    A travel blog entry by anaketa on May 04, 2014

    15 photos

    ... have seen their typical kind of night.

    What a drama!
    Out of the club, we couldn't find a cab so we got back home by walking, and a wonderful scenario was waiting us: the old city was completely empty, just the sound of the wind, some stray dogs and the light of the lamppost that illuminated our way home.
    But the night was not already finished!
    When we arrived at the hotel, dreaming of our warmabale beds, we found out that it ...