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Photos from Tibet

Yaks graze under Everest.

Yaks graze under Everest.

Yaks graze under Everest. The Potala (Dalai Lama's now-empty palace) Lhasa, Tibet. Farmer girls selling herbal offerings outside the Jokhang, Lhasa, Tibet. Tibetan children outside the monastery in Shigatse, Tibet's second largest city.

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  • Image © 2000 April Thompson
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Published on 8/14/01

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I love all things Tibet!

Contributor: robertg69 [70] 5/20/05

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Good photos with nice variety, mountain, monumental and people scape. I envy April her chance to visit Tibet. I am living in China now but will not regrettably be able to get to Tibet this time, but maybe the next

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Simply Breathtaking

Contributor: the-nomad [5] 12/25/03

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These photo essays are just magnificent!!!

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