The Natonal Defence Grand Hotel

Address: Duosenge South Road , Lhasa, Tibet, 850000, China | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Duosenge South Road , Lhasa, is near Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Barkhor Street, and Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si).
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Travel Blogs from Lhasa

Enfin Lhasa... Lhasa at last

A travel blog entry by maa3 on Nov 10, 2014

8 comments, 10 photos

... d'acheter le meilleur billet, couchette molle (4 personnes dans le compartiment) à comparer à couchette dure ( 8 personnes dans le compartiment) ou siège mou ou dur. Mon souhait s'est réalisé car deux États-Uniens fort sympathiques, Daren et Eden, partageaient le même compartiment que moi et le trajet avec eux fut fort agréable.
Samedi soir, à 20 heures, rien à voir dehors. Comme notre wagon voisinait le wagon-restaurant, j'en ai profité pour gouter à la cuisine de train ...

Drupang & Sera Monastries and Summer Palace

A travel blog entry by richmiketrav on Sep 22, 2014

3 comments, 32 photos

... so by the enormous number of statues of various Buddhas, Dalai Lamas and so on, but the paintings and decorations were absolutely everywhere, remarkable in their complexity. I find the concepts of Tibetan Buddhism, as far as I understand them, not particularly attractive, but the manifest belief of the faithful was remarkable and moving to behold. It took a good three hours to go round this monastery so afterwards we went to lunch at a hotel which looked fine on the outside, ...

Prayer Flags...

A travel blog entry by chopsticks on Jul 22, 2014

... long wooden benches covered with pillows surrounding large tables -picture huge coffee tables. There was a steady hum of noise and the air was fairly thick with smoke and other odors. All 17 of us crammed around one big table and ate noodles or rice. It was a bit chilly and I put all the clothes I had on and headed to bed AFTER one more pit stop to the trailer bathroom. NO ONE wanted to get up in the middle of the night. I was on cipro and Imodium and praying seriously...and I wasn't the only ...

Tibet Part I - Monastery Madness

A travel blog entry by gfiveg on Apr 21, 2014

4 comments, 38 photos

... the delicious and interesting local cuisine. Yak is the staple protein on the menu and one can have it prepared in every possible way, from a burger to momos to a juicy slab right off the grill. The 13 of us spent time sharing stories and getting to know one another and while the group was varied in personalities, we all seemed to mesh considerably well.

Following our four days in Lhasa, it was time for a lengthy road trip to our ...


A travel blog entry by chuck on Nov 29, 2013

6 comments, 27 photos

... of crowds I'm privy to rooms and rituals that most tourist never see. I think back at my decision to risk my way here and think at everything I would have missed. Some times you just have to go for it! Tomorrow I leave this amazing surreal place and it will feel like a dream that never happened. I lay here and I still can't believe where I am. I think back at the rough moments I've had this past while and right now they seem so insignificant. Tonight I am in Tibet... and I am ...