Travel Blog – Main reason to Know About Tibet

27
Jan

Tibetan Traditional Medicine history

The Categories and Features of the Traditional Tibetan Medicine (TTM) Currently the number of recorded Traditional Tibetan Medicine (TTM) has already hit 2,294. Approximately over 300 are widely used, among which, 200, or 70 %, are of plants and herbs; 40, or 12% of animals and 40, or 14% of minerals. One third out of...
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03
Nov

Palkor Choede Monastery

Palkor Choede monastery located at the western end of Changge mountain in Gyangtse county. Palkor Choede monastery was first built in 1414.Its 17 Dratsang (College)belong to three different sects – Sakya, Kadam and Gelug. The palkor moanstery features the combination of all religious sect.The Hall of Tsokchen in the monastery is in majestic splendour. Palkor Chode...
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12
Apr

Nyingchi Mainling Airport

With an altitude of nearly about 3,000 meters (9,843 feet), Nyingchi Airport has an advantaged position. It is about 400 kilometers (249 miles) from Lhasa and only about 120 kilometers (75 miles) from the mysterious Yarlung Tsangpo Canyon. It is a convenient air station for traveling in Tibet because it is closer to Lhasa compared...
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01
May

Tibetan People and Life on Tibet

People and life of Tibetans, Tibet- Qinghai serve as a home to Tibetan, Monba, Luoba, and a few other people. Tibetan People number an estimate of 7.8 million. Significant Tibetan minorities also live outside of Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) in China, and in India, Nepal, and Bhutan. Inside Tibet Autonomous Region, the Tibetans are the...
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16
Nov

Three Holy Lakes

Holy lakes Tibet is a natural heaven on earth because of the presence of innumerable lakes and vales all around its perimeter that give its landscape a diverse, serene and artistic feel. Some of these lakes are smooth and calm like glass, surrounded with peaceful and lush green canopies; while some have gushing white waters...
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02
Nov

Yak Meat

Yak is one of the most common animals on the plateau, and meat is very popular in Tibet. The locals use many original recipes to cook this meat, and it certainly goes well with Chang Barley Liqueur. Grilled yak meat, grilled and cold yak meat. The yak meat seasoned with sauce is delicious. At the...
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Nyingchi Lhasa Express Highway Bridge
18
May

Nyingchi Lhasa Expressway

Other than pine multiple tunnels and Barla Mountain Tunnel, the national road 318 lines of Lhasa to Linzhi high-grade Highway was start operation from 1st, October. Travel duration Lhasa to Nyingchi was reduced from 10 hours to 4.5 hours. Greatly improved the traffic conditions of this golden tourist route between Ningchi and Lhasa. Nyingchi Lhasa...
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01
Feb

Meili Snow Mountain

There are countless mountains that are scattered all over one of the biggest countries in the world. What makes Meili Snow Mountain (梅里雪山) special? We can cite a lot of reasons. This mountain range is spectacular in so many ways. It is a range that is made up of no less than 10 peaks, a lot of...
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09
Jan

Khorchak Monastery – First monastery in Ngari

Khorchak Monastery is located in Khorchak Village, Burang County. In fact, the village is named after the temple. Due to the influence of Monastery and its eminent monks, residents gradually gathered around the temple, and Khorchak Village was gradually formed. Khorchak Monastery is well-known for having a unique architectural style, numerous cultural relics, and a...
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