Going from Nepal to Tibet can seem extremely difficult. In reality, it is very easy! Read this post for clear information on how to travel from Nepal to Tibet. Still have questions? Email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
UPDATED 20 March 2017: The Nepal-Tibet border is scheduled to reopen to foreign travelers sometime in June 2016. Read this post for more details.
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.
The overland route from Lhasa to Yamdrok Lake, Gyantse, Shigatse and Nam Tso Lake is a fantastic route that allows you to see Tibet’s most famous monasteries, temples and some of Asia’s most stunning high altitude lakes. Read this post for more details!
UPDATED 17 January 2017: A 7.9 earthquake struck Nepal in April 2015. Much of the damage has beeb repaired and Nepal is safe again to travel to, however the Tibet-Nepal border remains closed.
UPDATED 7 May 2016: There is a lot of outdated and incorrect information on the internet regarding Tibet Travel Permit (TTP).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.
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.
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.
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.