In this article I will describe my travels in the Tibetan part of Sichuan.
Here’s the itinerary, if you’d prefer to “skip” directly to the place in the article that most interests you:
Tibetan Sichuan – My itinerary
Hidden among the perennially snowy peaks of Mount Hengduan, 横断, it seems that nobody remembers the ancient kingdom of the Khampa anymore.
The old kingdom originally extended from the western part of Sichuan, the city of Kangding, 康定, to the start of the present-day autonomous region of Tibet, and the southern part of the Qinghai region to the north of Yunnan. [Read more…]