The 2015 Tibet Travel Regulations. Read through this carefully for detailed information on the current travel regulations of Tibet, including the Amdo and Kham regions.
Join me in October 2015 for the journey of a lifetime from the Tibetan capital of Lhasa to the Base Camp of Mt. Everest!
There are hundreds of travel agencies to choose from. Read for more details on how to pick a reputable and safe travel agency in Tibet.
Tibet Dolma’s Home is a great hotel located near the Norbulinka in Lhasa. The owner, a local Tibetan woman named Dolma, is one of the most amazing women I have ever met. Of her 34 staff, 26 of them are physically or mentally handicapped. Read more on why I love this hotel!
I recently spent the afternoon with a fantastic group of about 40 men who live about 10 kilometers (6 miles) from the Tibet-side of Mt. Everest.
A powerful 7.9 earthquake struck Nepal on 25 April. The earthquake and strong aftershocks hit parts of Tibet near the Nepal border. Read more on how this is affecting travel in Tibet.
The City Nomad Guesthouse is Xining’s newest hostel. It is owned and managed by a local Tibetan man who has worked in tourism for the past 10 years. I highly recommend this great new guesthouse!
Taking the train to Tibet is a great way to see the remote and isolated Changthang or Northern Tibetan Plateau. This post will explain more about this train and how to book tickets for the world’s highest railway.
Ladakh, or Little Tibet, is located in far northern India. It is the far western extent of the Tibetan Plateau and is one of the most beautiful regions of the Himalaya.
There is a lot of outdated and incorrect information on the internet regarding Tibet Travel Permit (TTP). This post will clearly explain what a TTP is and how you can obtain it.
There are 14 peaks on our planet that rise above 8000 meters. Read this post to see where they are located and what each peak looks like.
There are many amazing small towns across the Himalaya. Here are 5 of my personal favorites found in India, Nepal, Tibet and the Kham region.