We spent part of the morning climbing a promontory close to town in order to
improve the acclimatization process. It was a nice walk and everyone enjoyed
it. We could take great pictures of Cho Oyu and Everest.
The farming lands are ploughed at the moment and show no evidence of sprouting
plants. We will need to return in autumn to enjoy the green fields in contrast
to the ever frozen high lands.
Tomorrow we head to Chinese Basecamp. Some of the staff have already gone to
establish our camp so that it will be ready by the time we get there. Life is
great and the Himalayas makes it better.
Tingri at 4,300 meters/14,100 feet.
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