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Aug 5, 2005 - Samye Monastery

First day of the 4x4 trip started by meeting our driver and car. Joao's first comment was that he looked like a retard which wasn't far from the truth. We never found out his name and didn't really care, his English vocabulary was 3 words - "Let's go", and "Money". The first port of call for the Land Cruiser was the garage for an hour for some repairs to the steering! The trip first took us all the way back to the Airport and along the valley to Tsetang an awful Chinese town then a short trip to see the Yongbulakang Palace, reputedly the...

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