Photos by Edwin Moise, May 25, 29, 2005

The Outskirts of Lhasa

Shophouses under construction

There are a lot of greenhouses. They have greatly increased the quantity and diversity of vegetables available in Lhasa, in recent years.

A truck dealership, I presume.

Buddha carved on a cliff overlooking the road. Note the strings of prayer flags going off in various directions.

We were told that this cement factory has been closed down; its pollution was not acceptable so close to the city.

A swampy area, separated from the road by a fence.

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