Tibet is an autonomous region of China situated on the lofty Tibetan Plateau on the northern side of the Himalayas. It is nicknamed the “Roof of the World” as it is the highest region in the earth. Tibet shares Mt. Everest with Nepal. It is the traditional homeland of Tibetan people and other ethnic groups including Monpa, Qiang and Lhoba people. Tibet features natural marvels and historic culture. The geography and climates are dynamic and rugged which persuades people to new heights. Tibet has unique cultural cuisine, often made by the Tibetan yak and festivals celebrated in this region are exceptional as well. Thus, Tibet offers a unique perspective for all who travel within its borders.