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... and on top of that all trains out of Lhasa onto China were suspended after the last week in December.... meant that the 'exciting 5-day overland trek in and interesting 3-day train ride out' segment of my trip soon turned into a 'fly in/fly out or wait until April' segment of the trip. Oh bugger.
Still, who knows when I will ever be this close to the Tibetan border again, and given the ...
... that have immigrated live and many now strive for wealth over the happiness. She speaks against the Chinese with such passion. The anger of repression comes through as she starts to talk politics and she believes that Tibet will never be free. She has reserved herself to the fact that her life will be hard and she will always live under the shadow of the iron fist of China. With the vast mineral resources and little international intervention China will
continue to occupy Tibet. ...
... great. On top of this, on a totally superficial level, they are really beautiful in a totally unconventional but enticing direction. Sometimes its hard not to stare as they are so engaging in looks. Anyway, back to the plot. We were extremely lucky to arrive in the temple itself as the monks were gathered together chanting. We had seen these large assembly halls elsewhere with cushions and discarded robes, but not seen the chanting before. It goes on for two ...
... where a beautiful turkey river (that seemed more like a lake), surrounded by sandy dunes with rocky mountains on the background: this all left us with an open mouth.
Do you know when in The Lion King, Mufasa shows to Simba all his kingdom and tell him the famous sentence: "Look, Simba. Everything the light touches is our kingdom"?
That was basically what appeared under our eyes! Magical moment!
Unfortunately, we couldn't enjoy it so much, since our driver ...
The second was entirely more menacing. It seemed at every corner there were groups of army personnel armed with riot gear, guns, sticks and fire extinguishers…Scanners blocked every entry of Barkhor street and the main square as police in both uniform and plain clothes searched bags. Mobile patrols moved in unison alert to any trouble….What an errant prayer flag???? A missed rosary bead???? Talk about F*&King overkill. Our guide ...