Mingsheng Hotel

Address: At junction of Qumi Road and Zhaji West Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, Tibet, 850000, China | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on At junction of Qumi Road and Zhaji West Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, is near Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Barkhor Street, and Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si).
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Travel Blogs from Lhasa

The Lhasa Steps (not Odessa, but a lot)

A travel blog entry by wayneh13 on Nov 09, 2014

2 comments, 15 photos

... chant in front of the Buddha.

An interesting side note -- there is money everywhere. People put money into anything that they consider worthy. Different statues of lamas, of kings, of buddhas, or to the monks themselves. In order to take pictures indoors, I had to pay the resident monk between 10-20 yuan in each chapel. That's about $1.50 - $3.33 at the current exchange rate.

Moving from chapel to chapel and within the chapels meant climbing stairs and ...

Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Circuit

A travel blog entry by richmiketrav on Sep 21, 2014

17 photos

... under cover, until you reach the entrance to the outer White Palace. The White Palace consists of the living quarters of the Lamas and surrounding offices and facilitating rooms. We felt giddy due to the combination of the altitude, the huge crowds squeezing through and the heady scent of incense and melting butter candles. It was fascinating to think how the Dalai Lamas must have lived in this ornate but claustrophobic 'cage.' On to the inner Red Palace which ...

Barrage of Buddhas

A travel blog entry by chopsticks on Jul 21, 2014

6 comments, 8 photos

... that they were beautiful. It does not matter if she understood. They were a gift to me. There we sat, two very different cultures half a world away from each other, sharing a stone bench on a lovely summer day. They were dressed in traditional black skirts and vests with brocade shirts and the elder one had the funkiest hat. They wore beautiful turquoise earrings and striped aprons. The women just offered me a treat of dried fruit...even though my body was off, there was no way I was going to ...

Altitude and massages

A travel blog entry by anaketa on May 05, 2014

23 photos

... connected to each others just from small paths, surrounded by pray wheels. One, bigger and red, stood out in the middle: it's the one where Dalai Lama use to meditated. Now we understand why Dalai Lama got the enlightenment, in a peaceful place like that! The only problem, and that's also maybe why these kind of meditation isn't for everybody, was the altitude. At that point you are at 4880m and, we can assure you, do all that steps at that altitude is ...

The Capital City

A travel blog entry by marqual on Sep 29, 2013

9 photos

... 1. We continued on to Norbulinka, a the largest city park in Tibet with several of the summer palaces of various Dalai Lamas from the 8th to the current (14th). It was interesting to see the various change in furniture styles. In the summer palace of the 13th, there were quite a few vehicles, including a tricycle, wheelchair, and horse buggies. In the summer palace of the 14th, there were sitting rooms, a bedroom, and bathroom with running water. Some of the ...

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