Lasha Jinsheng Hotel

Address: Woman's Federation of TAR, Xuexincun Road, Lhasa, Tibet, 850000, China | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located in the Downtown area of Lhasa, is near Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Barkhor Street, and Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si).
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Travel Blogs from Lhasa

A touch of altitude sickness

A travel blog entry by jojo-travels on May 29, 2015

2 comments, 31 photos

... to do this. They walk three steps and then fall to the ground, praying three times as they hit the ground. This is called prostrating. Then, they get up, take three more steps, and repeat the process . .. Imagine how long this would take to go just a mile? Other groups of people are grouped around the front of the temple prostrating over and over again. They use knee pads and these wooden hand pads or sometimes just ...

Yaks and yetis in the Land of Snows

A travel blog entry by helenaperry on Dec 30, 2014

5 comments, 34 photos

... come into the city from the farmlands, leaving their homes for weeks, sometimes months in order to come and pray together.




















There are only a few monks left in Jokhang now, and they are effectively prisoners; allowed to stay in order to keep the temple running, so long as they don't talk to the ...

Day 27 Monasteries, Philosophical Debate & More

A travel blog entry by yanniabelle on Oct 13, 2014

31 photos

... today. I wanted to get the exercise in since I haven't had my daily yoga session since I left Chicago and it was great to be up there and see the beautiful view. I even took a few minutes to meditate and saw the color red, which apparently represents the will to achieve, energy, intensity and struggle. It is life in the "now".

After coming down from all steps we followed Tenzin into the monastery buildings. I asked Tenzin what the ladder like symbol was that I saw on ...

From the roof of the world

A travel blog entry by louisekeen on Sep 18, 2014

2 comments, 115 photos

... the taxi to our hotel that first day was like an out of body experience and we had to take it easy for several days to acclimatise. Even a slight increase in walking pace sent your pulse racing and your head spinning. We spent the first afternoon in a cafe overlooking Barkhor, the old square, taking in the scene, almost laughing with the sheer wonder of being there. Tibet has a well documented history culminating with its "liberation" by China in 1951 and absorption into the ...

A tibetan life

A travel blog entry by anaketa on May 04, 2014

15 photos

... When you go out in the club, don't be surprised to see the waitress bringing entire case of beer to the tables of the customer, woman included: they drink in that way!

What we learnt:
- Don't give money to poor child whom ask for that: instead of helping them, you will just push them to do that for the rest of their life.
Better to help old people that can't work anymore.

- Before leaving the hotel, always ask at what time it will ...