Archive for " January, 2012"

Tibet to be closed in March

For the 5th year in a row, the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR)  will be closed to foreign travelers during the month of March. The closure will actually begin around February 20th and most likely will last until the end of March or the beginning of April. Though China usually claims that these closures are due to “bad weather”, in reality the region is closed because March is the anniversary of several [...]


Tibet Photography Workshop 2012

On April 22, 2012, Plateau Photo Tours, the company that I own, will be hosting The Digital Trekker Matt Brandon and my good friend and business partner Brian Hirschy, on a 13 day photography workshop adventure through Tibet and Nepal. This workshop is a follow up to our very successful 2011 trip through the Himalaya’s (read link for testimonials from this years workshop). The workshop will begin [...]


Welcome to The Land of Snows

  Tashi Delek བཀྲ་ཤིས་བདེ་ལེགས།! Welcome to my new site! I am in the process of building a new, better website to assist travelers to Tibet! I plan on working on this new site all winter in order to have it ready by the spring of 2012. In the meantime, go to my Facebook page for current travel regulations across the Tibetan Plateau. If you have any questions, feel free [...]