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Young man named Difan lifting his bicycle to celebrate their success of the long journey by bike from Chengdu to Lhasa in
front of the Potala Palace in Lhasa in Tibet.He comes from Wuhan city ,Hubei Province of Central China. Each year ,about two thousand young Chinese boys and girls go vacation to Lhasa in Tibet of
western China from Chengdu of Sichuan Province or Dali of Yunnan Province or some other
places by bicycle.The total distance is 2,167 kilometers.There are 14 high mountains on the
way,mostly more than 4,000 meters above sea level.And the roads are not always flat but full
of dangerous.They go to Tibet for some reasons:wonderful landscape,proof their persistence
,enjoy the tiredness journey,look for personal experience of long trip all by themselves.They
are mostly 18-26 years old,young Chinese,they are open minded and good at learning the
outside world. Photo taken in Tibet of China,Aug.27,2010.