Travel Blogs from Lijiang Old Town, China

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En tur gjennom ”Tiger-hoppe-juvet”., Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

En tur gjennom ”Tiger-hoppe-juvet”.

A travel blog entry by hjalmar

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... juv, og de høyeste punktene på hver side er på hele 5600 og 5400 meter over havet. De aller fleste vestlige turister i Lijiang tar også turen til Tiger Leaping Gorge, og på Mama Naxi's traff jeg på et eldre Australsk par som nettopp hadde ...

Lijiang, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Lijiang

A travel blog entry by gerardtravels

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Gerard: Lijiang is touted as one of China's premier heritage areas and has a World Heritage designation to prove it. Undoubtedly the town is beautiful, with the distinctive architecture of the region on show, but it is not very authentically 'ancient'. In ...

In need of mending, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

In need of mending

A travel blog entry by ashventures

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... 1996 earthquake and resulting reconstruction emphasised low-rise single-family dwellings of traditional style, eventually culminating in the old town receiving UNESCO World Heritage status, and the resulting tourism boom which now threatens to turn the ...

Picturesque valley Naxi - vallée Naxi picaresque, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Picturesque valley Naxi - vallée Naxi picaresque

A travel blog entry by sallyjonasniels

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... to take some bikes to visit this nice valley's little villages... But we got lost in the streets of this wonderful city of Lijiang ! Actually it looks sooo much nicer in the morning, when all the shops are close and no Chinese tourists in the streets.. ...

from Shaxi to Lijiang - de Shaxi a Lijiang, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

from Shaxi to Lijiang - de Shaxi a Lijiang

A travel blog entry by sallyjonasniels

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... notre ami de la veille, Wang-Lee (le gars qui nous a payé le repas) saute dans le van. Nous continuerons jusqu'à Lijiang à ses côtés. «Nous avons un prédestiné à se rencontrer, sans aucune planification, nous trouvons les uns les autres" nous ...

Tiger Leaping Gorge  - We did it, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Tiger Leaping Gorge - We did it

A travel blog entry by brander-whanau

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... not just the scenery but also the Naxi people who live along the banks of the Yangtze River. Rather than catch the bus which left Lijiang later than we wanted we hired our own mini-van and checked out of the hostel at 7.00am.  I won't mention what I ...

Ravines, Rapids, Ladders and Earthworks., Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Ravines, Rapids, Ladders and Earthworks.

A travel blog entry by brander-whanau

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... Mostly not looking down!   Tina's was reached with relief. Our driver arrived on time, for the trip back to Lijiang however he hadn't counted on the roadworks and rockfalls across the road, not to mention the fact that the road construction ...

Is this Disney for Chinese Tourists?, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Is this Disney for Chinese Tourists?

A travel blog entry by brander-whanau

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Lijiang Old Town has two YHA hostels, which is confusing, especially if you find your way through the maze of streets in Lijiang Old Town only to find yourself at the wrong one.  Which Ella and Sonja did after they decided to return earlier than the ...

Ancient Town & Street Market, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Ancient Town & Street Market

A travel blog entry by trainer_don

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Outside the upper gates of Lion Hill we began our descent back down, this time through the streets of an ancient town.  The streets were busy with people selling their goods.  Our presence was noticed and one man was especially intrigued by my ...

Oooops!! Wrong Place Luckily!!, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Oooops!! Wrong Place Luckily!!

A travel blog entry by timshazz

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... set off in didn’t quite feel right and neither did the place where he dropped us off. Sure enough he had dropped us at Lijiang old town, figuring that was where all the tourists wanted to go. We showed the card to the guys on the gate and they shook ...

Back in Lijiang for a couple of days, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Back in Lijiang for a couple of days

A travel blog entry by overlander84

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... , Dave and Katie caught their train back to Kunming to see some rice terraces, we spent the evening walking around Lijiang's old town and sampling the local delicacies – or bizarrarities... Louise was heading to Tibet too, but as she was spending a ...

Israelijiang, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Israelijiang

A travel blog entry by philkoziol

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... I have been the old town was my target location but there is a throbbing leviathan of a new town next door feeding the thirsty old town the imitation Tibetan gifts, Chinese robes and beer that the tourists buy up on mass. So as an introduction this may ...

Day 4 Lijiang, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Day 4 Lijiang

A travel blog entry by chrisneddy

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... to the 'Looking at the Past Pavilion', a relatively newly constructed pagoda perched on top of a hill looking over the rooftops of Lijiang. The pagoda was four storeys high and although it didn't serve as much religious wise it did house three floors of ...

A Visit to Lion Hill, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

A Visit to Lion Hill

A travel blog entry by trainer_don

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... playing hypnotic music under the cool shade of a pagoda.  Lion his can be entered at the bottom, but once you get to the top, there is another exit gate that leads you through an acient town full of street vendors ... another step back in ...

For One Night Only, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

For One Night Only

A travel blog entry by philkoziol

I stopped off here enroute further north but found only 1 night available at Panba and met a cool group to hike Tiger Leaping Gorge with, so thats exactly what I ...

Magnifique Ville Ancienne, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Magnifique Ville Ancienne

A travel blog entry by soulraziel

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... , il y a deja de la neige sur les sommets ,  il y fait tres froid (je n'est plus beaucoup d'habits pour l hivers .... Lijiang , une petite ville ma foie tres jolie , vraiment typique de se que l'on peut s imaginé de la chine , une atmosphere de ...

Day 3 Lijiang, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Day 3 Lijiang

A travel blog entry by chrisneddy

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... of elderly men playing Mah Jong, a few pagodas and lots of blooming trees and flowers. In the afternoon we wandered around the old town some more, finding a vantage point to see the roof tops and to see our first cherry blossom (which made Edana very ...

A walk on the wild side, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

A walk on the wild side

A travel blog entry by wendypeter123

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... , especially when all the buckets were flying around on the floor in every curve.  We finally arrived in Lijiang and stayed in the huge old town which consists of a maze of windling narrow alleys and beautiful houses. Unfortunately, it was also quite ...

Lijiang Old Town China, Lijiang Old Town, China travel blog

Lijiang Old Town China

A travel blog entry by trainer_don

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We stayed in Lijiang Old Town China.  This place is beautiful and a blast.  Their are no cars, motor scooters or bicycles allowed on the sidewalks and there are no streets.  It is completely a walking town, made up of cobblestone sidewalks ...

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