Tibet Travel Tips

2019-01-08T07:40:33+00:00Locations, Mt. Everest, Mt. Kailash, Shangri-la, Tibet Region, Yading National Park|

From landscape, wildlife to Tibetan Culture, you can always find something that touch your heart in Tibet. I have lived in Tibet Region for over 7 years from 2005, and led photography tours and expeditions since 2012. 1 When is best time to visit Tibet For Landscape Photography, the best time is from April to [...]

Kharta Valley Photography Expedition

2019-01-20T18:32:21+00:00Locations, Mt. Everest|

Trekking into the remote and unforgettable Kharta Valley - surrounded by the world’s highest mountains; Makalu, Lhotse and Everest This is not the tourist route to Everest Base Camp, this photography expedition aims to deliver you and your gear to the heart of the Himalaya, with my high altitude [...]

Mt. Kailash Photography

2018-12-29T19:09:21+00:00Locations, Mt. Kailash, Tibet Region|

Mt. Kailash, 6638m also known as Mount Kallas, or Kangrinboqe, lies in the Gangdise Mountains, which are part of the transhimalaya in Tibet. It is considered a sacred place to four religions: Bon, Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism. It is believed that a peregrination of Mount Kailash on foot is a holy ritual that purifies [...]

Hani Rice Terrace Photography

2019-01-16T13:42:57+00:00Classic Landscape, Hani Rice Terrace, Locations|

The Province of Yunnan seemingly overflows with ethnic diversity, different peoples; dressing in distinct costume and following their own customs inhabit villages just a few kilometers apart.  Yuanyang Rice Terrace has been developed for over 1300 years that covers nearly 17,000 hectares. It reaches as high as 2002m altitude, almost the upper limit for [...]

Yading National Park

2018-12-16T10:13:27+00:00Locations, Tibet Region, Yading National Park|

Yading National Park is a mountain sanctuary in the far south west of Sichuan Province, and a very important pilgrimage site comprising three peaks sanctified as emanations of the three boddhisatvas by the 5th Dalai Lama. The south peak Jambeyang (or Jampelyang, Yangmaiyong) at 5958m is the avatar of Manjushri, the Bodhisattva of Wisdom. [...]

Shangri-la Photography

2018-12-29T20:02:56+00:00Locations, Shangri-la, Tibet Region|

Meili Xue Shan (Meili Snow Mountain), lies north west of Shangri-la town, and is bounded by the Salween River on the west and the Mekong on the east. The highest peak Kawagebo, “God of Snow Mountain” in Tibetan, which rises to 6740m is considered the most sacred by Tibetan Buddhists, and even holds an [...]

Zhangjiajie Photography

2019-01-07T16:41:51+00:00Classic Landscape, Locations, Zhangjiajie|

Zhangjiajie The sandstone pillars of Wulingyuan extend hundreds of meters above the valley floor in this well known UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s often wet and foggy, but with these changeable atmospheric conditions come innumerable photography opportunities. It was Galen Rowell who said to look to the edges for the most dramatic transitions, and here we [...]

Guilin Photography

2019-01-07T16:41:56+00:00Classic Landscape, Guilin, Locations|

Guilin - This unique landscape conjures up the true spirit of China, and has inspired Chinese artists for centuries, forming the core of their aesthetic culture. The splendid limestone karsts rise thousands of feet above the Li River Valley, creating layers of mystery as far as the eye can see. From spring to Autumn, hot [...]