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I am in Tibet! We flew in from Chengdu early this morning, watching stunning views of the Himalayan mountains and distant high, snow-covered pointed peaks as we approached Lhasa. Tibet! On the bus ride from the airport to the city our guide told us he spoke from his heart; I immediately liked him, his gentle nature, his insights into the Tibetan dilemma. But he couldn't say everything I'm sure he wanted to since every tour bus with ten or ...
... spiritual I also got the sad sense that things aren't the way they should be like Tenzin kept saying before China took over the donated money would go to temple renovations but now there were police at every temple and they didn't know where the money went. It was also strange because this girl kept following us around and later Tenzin said she could be a spy..... listen and reporting what he was saying. Whenever we asked about the current ...
... food... Nothing. We were pretty ****** at this point. Woke in the morning, still with pretty high hopes of getting to EBC, when we get the news that the government had closed the road to EBC due to heavy snow fall and that likely the road would not open for another week. We were devastated. We wait a while longer in town as the sun was shining and it was a beautiful day so maybe the roads would clear in a couple hours?! Yeah, that never happened. We tried to find ...
... this street there, high on the third floor, was the sign for the Accordion coffee house. The mud map you made while we were chatting made so much sense while we were chatting Cris, but without any street names it lost its meaning, but thanks for the information as the rest of the group was thrilled to have a recommended cafe, instead of having to search 'high' and low for a restful place for a good cuppa! Mission accomplished!!
think you have to pay for this privilege.
We made it into town late afternoon, this meant bed for me and another
Feeling much better this morning and good thing as we have a
date with the Potala Palace, which was the old palace for the Dali lama. We walked down which was a challenge all by
itself and then the surprise. We had to
walk up 1,000 stairs. This was ...