Hi folks! It was farewell Everest, and we were headed toward the sacred (in four religions!) Mount Kailash, which was to take us a full two (!) days. The route was as follows: As you can see, we covered nearly 800 kilometers, which worked out at around 12 hours of driving. The views to be […]
After our xSP Summit in Rome, we had some business in other parts of central-northern Italy, during which I managed to get to a very famous place I’d been wishing to get to for, like, my whole life: the Leaning Tower of Pisa!
Hi folks! I was in Paris the other week and, though cold and wet and windy, our welcome was the warmest it could have been! View this post on Instagram Pleasure meeting President @emmanuelmacron at #ParisPeaceForum2019 A post shared by Eugene Kaspersky ⚕️ (@e_kaspersky) on Nov 12, 2019 at 2:52am PST Why were we there? […]
Hi folks! On our Tibetan adventure – onward; and today, our heads turned categorically – upward! Upward to one of my Top-100 Most Beautiful Places on the Planet, which happens to be the highest place on the planet: Sagarmartha, aka Chomolungma, aka Zhumulangma, aka Mount Everest! Oh my giant! Here she is, from the northern […]
Hi folks! Today, a few words about Tibetan roads and what it’s like to drive on them. The first thing I’ll say about them is that they’re of good quality. Mostly asphalted, in places concrete; main thing: no holes or cracks. The only problem: for some reason, whenever a road crosses a bridge – any […]
En route from Lhasa to Shigatse, we dropped by two more Buddhist monasteries that were most worthy of our attention. The first: Pelkor Chode Monastery, aka Palcho Monastery, aka Shekar Gyantse, in the town of Gyantse (aka Jiangzi Zhen), whose spire is more than 4000 meters above sea level.!