Lhasa, Tibet’s capital and largest city, is an amazing place. Perhaps it is the forbidding location, the relief of getting there after the bureaucratic complexities, or the daunting altitude? More likely, it is just one of those great places where there is atmosphere, attractions and genuine mystery. It’s a place to explore – to walk along roads and down narrow alleys. Each corner will reveal something new about this fascinating city. The people, the religion, the architecture, and the sights and sounds are different to anywhere else you have been in the world. It is mysterious but it is not frightening. It’s a great place to visit.
The highlights of Lhasa are many but to me the following were t...Read More