Category: Tibet

Mt Everest – Top of the World!!

The long awaited photos of Mt Everest.  It was truly an amazing experience that words cannot describe! The weather may not have allowed us to climb to Base Camp 1 but it was still thrilling to be in a snow storm.  And in the… Continue Reading “Mt Everest – Top of the World!!”

This is Tibet…

I need to admit that I booked this tour for a couple of reasons – The Great Wall of China, travelling via train through remote China, seeing where the Dalai Lami previously lived and of course Mt Everest!  I knew Tibet was controversial but… Continue Reading “This is Tibet…”

Photos – Beijing, China to Lhasa, Tibet – “Train to the Roof of the World

Hi Everyone Here is the link to the photos for this post.  Have been very busy travelling through Tibet – have travelled a 12 hour day and a 9 hour day today.  The landscape is amazing and have seen lots of snow covered mountains!… Continue Reading “Photos – Beijing, China to Lhasa, Tibet – “Train to the Roof of the World”

Beijing, China to Lhasa, Tibet via the “Train to the Roof of the World”

I arrived in Beijing, China on Monday, 12 May 2014. This is the first place I have travelled to where I am very much out of my comfort zone!  Its a concrete jungle with a few streets lined with large trees.  Some of the… Continue Reading “Beijing, China to Lhasa, Tibet via the “Train to the Roof of the World””