Despite the pressure on environmental protection brought about by the rapid economic development, Tibet has adhered to the principle of "protecting the environment amid development and developing the economy amid environmental protection." In do read more...
Foreign tourists will be barred from going to Tibet until the end of July, travel agents said, the second time this year the troubled region has been closed to overseas visitors.'At the moment we're not admitting foreign tourists,' an employee read more...
Tourists visiting Tibet are probably considered to be hardier than most.But now, the Chinese Government has decided a little luxury is in order and has opened the doors of the country's first five-star hotel - at 12,000 feet above sea level.The design read more...
Researchers in the Himalayas have uncovered a woolly rhinoceros fully a million years older than the ones that roamed Europe and Asia in the ice age.The discovery, in an area known as the Zanda Basin in modern Tibet, is described in the current issue of t read more...