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Browse 11 travel blogs from Xigaze, China. Read Xigaze travel blogs, travel journals, and travelogues from fellow travelers.
#1 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
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Sep 21, 2007 – Oct 12, 2007
In the morning, we checked out of the hotel and went to  visit the Palkor Chioide, a walled monastery complex in Gyantse w…
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This blog was featured on Saturday October 27th, 2007
#2 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
Everest and a big Buddha
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Nov 21, 2009 – Jan 23, 2010
With a 2 hour time difference between Nepal and Tibet, we set off to Xigatse in the dark and continued with nothing to see for …
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#3 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
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Jul 11, 2010 – Jul 30, 2010
We wake up this morning to a sunny sky. Luckily yesterday's grey and wet weather has vanished and I make use of the oportunity …
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This blog was featured on Thursday August 19th, 2010
#4 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
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Oct 19, 2006 – Oct 24, 2006
The Yomdrok Lake means “the jade lake in the upper pastureland” or “Swan Lake” in Tibetan. Lying at an …
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This blog was featured on Saturday May 21st, 2016
#5 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
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Apr 03, 2007 – Jul 16, 2007
6/20/07After leaving our Tsampa man on the road between Gyantse and Shigatse we cruised our way for the relatively short drive …
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This blog was featured on Saturday April 14th, 2007
#6 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
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Dec 26, 2008 – Jan 08, 2009
Xigaze or Shigatse 日喀則, was my main itinenary for the day. It is the 2nd most populated city in Tibet, 250km southwest of…
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This blog was featured on Sunday March 8th, 2009
#7 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
On the road again...
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Sep 19, 2007 – Jan 28, 2008
    Originally we only planned on staying one day and rent a jeep and driver on tuesday 12th but Mark, our other …
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#8 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
Night driving in Tibet
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hyo
Oct 04, 2006 – Dec 04, 2006
We were fortunate to get an English speaking driver for our Toyota Landcruiser; Dong Dzu a native Tibetian who has his roots in…
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#9 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
Shigatse and Gyantse
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Jul 17, 2007 – Aug 28, 2007
So with the area between Lhasa and the border officially open again and our jeep convoy all ready to go we headed west from Lha…
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#10 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
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Apr 06, 2010 – Oct 11, 2010
I'm cold in bed so pleased to be up and moving around before 8.  I survived the night despite having to get up once to rel…
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This blog was featured on Wednesday May 5th, 2010
#11 of 11 Xigaze travel blogs
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Apr 06, 2010 – Oct 11, 2010
I am woken about 7am by Julie calling from outside the tent "Get up and come and look at this".  I lie in bed for another …
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This blog was featured on Wednesday May 5th, 2010
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