Four Points by Sheraton Lhasa
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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... people had formed a circle and began preforming a dance routine; a simple, any idiot can join in routine...so we did!
There were clearly a few regulars/good dancers in the group for those less co-ordinated amongst us to follow and I am proud (and surprised) to say I was not the worst dancer there...in fact, amazingly, I was nowhere near the worst!
After half an hour the music stopped and the crowd dispersed slowly leaving behind a very pleasant atmosphere. This was ...
... Imagine the worst squats in the world (and I'm including India in that!!!) and then double it. 'Nuff said.
But like I said, I wouldnt change it for the world. Its one of the most extraordinary journeys I've taken across some of the most unbelievably beautiful and untouched landscape in the world. I know if we'd flown we wouldnt know what we'd missed? But I'm just very thankful we had the chance to do it.
Lhasa is amazing. At ...
... tourism programme. An old fashioned (by western ideas) orphanage with one dormitory for the boys and another for the girls. All ages mixed, no privacy, but, judging from homes visited, that is pretty much what regular Nepali home life would be like. Petra and I took along games, snakes and ladders for the little ones, colouring books and pencils. And another day played hide and seek which, as all the children hid in the same place was not ...
... a great perspective on the old style of life here. Minus cars and electricity, these neighborhoods and the style of communal living have changed little in hundreds of years. The traditional Hutong is a dying breed as they are bulldozed and the people are placed into high-rises. I cant imaging how awful it must be to have lived in one of these neighborhoods and then be placed into a sterile high-rise apartment.
In the middle of the Hutongs is ...