Kyichu Hotel (Jiqu Fandian)
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TravelPod Member ReviewsKyichu Hotel (Jiqu Fandian) Lhasa
This is a real nice travelers hotel. Very nice inner garden where it is relaxing sitting away from the street noise. They serve good food for a fair price and the rooms are clean. Walking distance from Jokham temple and Potala palace.
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Deze morgen zijn we begonnen met de Jokhang tempel. Vroeg beginnen doen we niet want niettegenstaande China verspreid ligt over verschillende tijdszones, heeft de centrale regering beslist om overal de zelfde tijd te hanteren. En gezien we hier zeer ver naar het westen zijn wordt het hier veel later licht en uiteraard ook later donker. Dus, om 10 …
Local Tibetans mix with visitors from the farmlands; everyone comes to Lhasa.
Thankfully short on foreign tourists in the winter months, it's a great time to visit.
... appeared his role was to take Pavel to hospital for a proper check-up. Hopefully he could get some antibiotics and get right for the trek.
Meanwhile, we enjoyed our visit to the palace, although in truth it was so large that it was difficult to take it all in. But it was stunning and it was interesting to read the guarded (government approved!) comments about the Dalai Lama and the history of the palace.
After lunch in a glum but adequate restaurant next to our hotel, ...
... where a lot of the Tibetans live, shop and pray. The main square has Chinese police every 100 yards and there are snipers on the corner of all the buildings near the square. All the tourist locations had videos and microphones everywhere and when I asked some pertinent questions Dolkar told me that she was unable to answer these questions at that time.
The people seem to have accepted the current ...
The fear among many Tibetans is that China will pick the next Dalai Lama when the present Lama dies. My fear is that a beautiful people will never be free to live their lives apart from oppressive control, politically or spiritually.
* Yes, I did list meters before feet. It’s time that we all face the fact that the metric system is far superior to the English system of measurement. Deal with it. More on this later… ...