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

Roof of the World

A travel blog entry by kvolsky on Oct 21, 2014

30 photos

... Everywhere else it would be uncouth, and against Buddhist principles but the Chinese that have come to this region have come here to get rich so in true Chinese fashion they have instilled a temple to fit their wants. As you enter the temple the overwhelming smell of alcohol
overtakes you. Here you bring this as an offering to Zhaji. At the very entrance to the temple the monks have bottles of all sizes full for sale for offering. Nearly ...

Day 3 Lhasa Tibet

A travel blog entry by gracecardie on Sep 14, 2014

11 photos

... Dalai Lama in the 18th century. We were able to visit the residences built by several Dalai Lamas including the present Dalai Lama who was able to spend 3 summers here before he left Tibet. We even saw his bathroom and sitting room as well as his impressive gold throne. We were not able to take photos of these special places. Later we visited the Tibet Museum which contained many impressive and ancient ...

Weathering the elements in Lhasa

A travel blog entry by 2013 on Sep 10, 2014

2 comments, 24 photos

... needing to get some fresh air, five of us headed to the 'Accordion Cafe' three floors above the street, amazingly in a lift, which we found by walking through to the back of a shop. We sat out on the balcony of the cafe, where we could have a wonderful view of the Mountains, while we watched the activities of the folk below in the old town sector and thoroughly enjoyed "cold"
caramel lattes and a range of sweet treats. My indulgence, ...

Tashi delek Lhasa!

A travel blog entry by anaketa on May 02, 2014

16 photos

... to go during the summer. Surrounded by green gardens, it's a place where people went for doing pic-nic and visiting the several buildings where the Dalai Lama stayed, but beyond this, it's a little scruffy. For coming here, we took the taxi with our guide, an magically we paid just 10yuan for a ride longer than the one we did when we arrived. Tired but still curious, we went back to our hotel walking through the old city streets: we passed the police ...

Our time in Tibet

A travel blog entry by christine_n_den on Nov 19, 2013

1 comment, 104 photos

... town for the entire afternoon before grabbing an excellent bowl of veggie noodle soup.

The following day we went to another small town & saw another Monastery, this time we could take photos - Enjoy!

Our last three nights in Tibet were spent in Lhasa, the capital of the Tibet Autonomous region. According to the Wikipedia page half a million people live in Lhasa (2010). Our guide said that today it is closer to one million, and ...