UPDATED 28 September 2016: It is important to NOT list Tibet as one of your destinations when completing your Chinese Visa Application. Doing so will almost certainly give you problems. Read this post to learn why and how to fill out your application.
UPDATED 30 October 2015: Travel regulations for Tibet can change quickly. Read this post for up-to-date travel regulations for all areas of the Tibetan Plateau, including the Amdo and Kham regions.
Not all travel agencies arrange quality tours. This post is about how to choose a reputable and safe travel agency for your journey across Tibet.
The Power Pot is a fantastic piece of equipment to have when trekking in remote regions.
Most travelers to Tibet are really great people. However, there are some travelers that probably should have stayed home.
Travel regulations for Tibet change every year. This post will keep you up-to-date with the current travel rules for foreign travelers.
Langmusi, also known as Lhamo in Tibetan, is one of my favorite small towns in the Amdo region. Two large Buddhist monasteries, stunning mountains and excellent hiking/trekking await those who go here! Read this post for more details!
One of the most common questions I am asked is if Tibet is “too cold to visit”, particularly in the winter months. While Tibet is known as “The Land of Snows”, with proper clothing Tibet is fine to travel to…
UPDATED FEB 2016: Cycling is a great way to see and experience Tibet. This post will tell you what you need to do in order to plan your cycling adventure in Tibet.