Shandong Mansion

Address: No.102 Shandong Road, Xigaze, Tibet, 857000, China | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on No.102 Shandong Road, Xigaze, is near Tashilumpo Monastery (Zhashilunbu Si) and Palkhor Monastery and Kumbum Stupa.
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    Travel Blogs from Xigaze

    Mount Everest

    A travel blog entry by lisakresky on Dec 12, 2014

    29 photos

    ... in Nepal due to the glacier. Here on the Tibet side it is stationary. During the summer there are lots of tents at base camp but there are also permanent washrooms, a building that is used for expedition guides, and another building used by the military. My guide was telling me that during the summer there is a large military presence to ensure that no one goes past base camp that isn't on an expedition. We were going to walk back to Rongbuk but it was so windy and cold that ...

    Slow Road to China

    A travel blog entry by wayneh13 on Nov 12, 2014

    1 comment, 14 photos

    ... in the 1400s by the first Dalai Lama which made Shigatse the center of Tibetan culture for many years. It is a beautiful and very large monastery. It is currently the largest Tibetan monastery, housing 800 monks. There are many impressive huge Buddha statues and bronze and gold topped roofs. There are important gold coated stupa tombs with one housing the remains of the 5th through the 9th Dalai Lamas. There are great views of the city ...

    Shigatse - Monastery of the Panchen Lama

    A travel blog entry by modernnomad67 on May 22, 2014

    120 photos

    ... the huge infusion
    of Chinese money Tibet would likely still be as impoverished as Nepal on the
    other side of the Himalayas.

    One thing that has changed in China since my visits in 2006
    and 2007 is access to Internet which used to be pretty free. Nowadays most
    people, including most Chinese, access the Internet from their smartphones or
    personal computers, so (as in most of the world) Internet cafes are dying out.
    I was back ...

    A day in Shigatse

    A travel blog entry by anaketa on May 09, 2014

    8 photos

    ... to visit the Monastery. Shigatse Monastery is peculiar for its color, different from all the others, it's mostly black and with gold details. That's because it's the monastery of Panchen Lama: black represents power and energy and gold means wisdom. Other monastery are with prevalence of white and red, that are respectively peace and protection. The monastery in itself was similar to others, but the people inside where not so many, locals ...

    Trip to Everest Base Camp (EBC)

    A travel blog entry by guytang on Dec 21, 2013

    2 comments, 3 photos

    ... illegal. I am eternally grateful to the people who managed to sort out my permit issues but definitely not an experience I want to repeat. During this whole time the Tibetan lady was talking to me in the car, she was so friendly and really nice. She told me that it's really complicated and difficult for HK (foreigners) people to go to Tibet but was happy that we come to visit. She had a bit of a cough and a sore throat so I gave her some strepsils, the least I could do for all her ...