|FACTS / In Asia, north-east of the Himalayas, it is the traditional homeland of the Tibetan people and many others. Tibet is the highest region on earth, with an average elevation of 16,000 feet.|
|STAY / The first five-star hotel in Tibet is at 12,000 feet above sea level. The design of the St Regis Lhasa is inspired by a nearby and still active monastery and is the highest altitude hotel in the world.|
|ART / Caligraphy and Tibetan designs by tashimannox.
|SEE / Lake Yamdrok is known as the most beautiful lake in the world.
|VISIT / Black Dragon Park offers a spectacular view on the region's tallest mountain, Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, over its white marble bridge. The park features several smaller temples and pavilions.|