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

The Potala

A travel blog entry by durieux on Oct 05, 2015

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... we feel out of breath not because of lack of oxygen, but by elevated CO2. We proceed slowly because of Sisi's discomfort, and reach the first entrance point. Inside large paintings of the scary looking protector Buddhas welcome us. The colors are vivid blue, red, yellow... We are not allowed to take pictures inside, so I cannot show it. Let me try to describe my impressions of the Potala. As we progress through this enormous building, which at its peak housed ...

Day 25 Journey from Chengdu to Tibet

A travel blog entry by yanniabelle on Oct 11, 2014

18 photos

... principle, United States of America, possible. impossible, assistant... At this point I wasn't as relaxed since I am not the best speller plus he asked me definitions of words and I felt like I was back in Laos teaching English and pronounciation. It was interesting learning about him and at one point he even showed me how he used his iphone with quick voice recognition. It was all together a strange experience...I was both relaxed and not relaxed. ...

Departure from Tibet

A travel blog entry by richmiketrav on Sep 24, 2014

3 photos

... removed in a ziffy. Every car had to go forward, do an umpteen point turn through 90 degrees and the gate opened before the car could leave. Then the gate had to be closed and the process repeated. Luckily we were the third car. The traffic was heavy and the driver nervous at being late but eventually we reached the highway for the long journey to the airport. Due to a number of serious accidents, all tourist buses and cars have to pick up ...


A travel blog entry by chopsticks on Jul 19, 2014

1 comment, 6 photos

... to our hotel in Lhasa. I saw my first yaks and we are above tree line. They are planting many trees to help the environment. We are in the Chinese section of Lhasa and will head to the old town where the Polata Palace is for dinner. I am feeling the altitude breathing wise but no sickness. I paid the bell guy 20 yuan to bring my bag up. I've learned my first Tibetan words...or should I say that I've been told them! This is kindergarten sound spelling: ...

Tashi delek Lhasa!

A travel blog entry by anaketa on May 02, 2014

16 photos

... money or yak butter) and the whole community have the possibility to participate in the common worship, burning the incense in the big incinerators in the streets, pouring yak butter in the candles box in the temples and entering jfor free in the holy places. - When you see a monk, you must put your hands together and bow, in sign of respect. - Buddhism has a lot in common with Christianity and Islamism. That means that at the end we are not so ...