Tibetan road trip

Lhasa and Everest Basecamp aren’t the only places we visit in Tibet. There’s heaps to explore in between; Shigatse, Gyantse, the Karola glacier, Yamdrok Lake and many more.

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During our hike in Shigatse we came across many friendly local people. Life seems different here compared to bustling Lhasa. We even witnessed a nice game of Sho, a Tibetan dice game. While the women are selling their goods at the local market, the men are having fun gambling with shells and cigarettes.

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Up next: our adventure at Everest Basecamp. We made our own version of the classic ‘Climb high, sleep low’ –> Climb high, go low… What else would you expect with only half of the oxygen you’re used to reaching your lungs?