Finally…. I’ve uploaded all my photos from this trip to Flickr, complete with daily notes and Wikipedia links – and added the notes and links to my blogpost on Wild Frontiers’ Himalayan Journey from Lhasa to Kashgar: completed.
Blue sky, blue tents – our camp site 50 km north from Domar, Tibet
The satellite photos Google maps of the main, Tibetan, part of the journey are astoundingly clear. And so much better than Flickr/Yahoo maps (I know I do go on about that….). This Google Map shows, broadly, our route –
it’s missing the side trips to Rongbuk Monastery/Everest Base Camp, Peiku Tso and Zanda:
Also, picked up Allgemeine Informationen Western-Tibet Highway, Kashgar-Lhasa (height charts) from Peter Quaife’s Occupied Territories: A ride from Kashgar to Lhasa.