Travel Blogs from China

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A passage through Dolma La Pass, ZongZerbu, China travel blog

A passage through Dolma La Pass

A travel blog entry by kailashi

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I get up early in the morning. It is very quite and cold outside. Snow-flakes are dancing up in the air and then softly fall down in the grey light of dawn. It seems as though eternity passed by as I stand in the open all by myself enjoying the scenario. ...

Input..Input...Need Input, Xi'an, China travel blog

Input..Input...Need Input

A travel blog entry by martinandkate

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Xi'an is a busy place. It's still a little behind the times when you compare it to Beijing or Shanghai as there are street vendors everwhere. To be honest.. everything smells a little bad, and thats not just when you walk past a little nook along the ...

Frantic in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China travel blog

Frantic in Hong Kong

A travel blog entry by rachel_john

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... We meet Uncle Anthony and Aunt Edith, who take us to the Hong Kong museam where we learn about its history, culture, and relationship with China. We are joined for lunch by Uncle Johnson, Aunt Catherine, and cousin Joyce. We hit it off very well with the ...

Sun and Rain along the Xi River, Xijiang, Guizhou, China, China travel blog

Sun and Rain along the Xi River

A travel blog entry by bethverde

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... the largest village of the Miao racial minority in China. The Miao are known as Hmong among themselves and outside of China. XiJiang occupies the western shoulders and basin of a long river valley. The eastern part of the valley is terraced with ...

I'll have three donkeys and a camel, please, Kashgar, China travel blog

I'll have three donkeys and a camel, please

A travel blog entry by bethverde

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What must these people be thinking of me? I wondered, as I squatted in the dust of the Kashgar livestock market trying to get a portrait of a distraught camel calf. Uighur, Kazahk, Kyrgyz and Hui ethnicity ranchers (guessing by their hats) stood ...

Visual Stimulation, Kaifeng, China travel blog

Visual Stimulation

A travel blog entry by guavamama

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By popular demand, here are some pictures from the day-to-day sights and places that make up Kaifeng.  The captions underneath will tell you more about each ...

Travel tips for Vietnam, Dong Dang (Vietnam/China border post), Vietnam travel blog

Travel tips for Vietnam

A travel blog entry by globedecker

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... time exploring. But since we only have a few months left to get to another ten nations, onward we go into China... Our travel tips for Vietnam. Vietnam is a surprisingly easy, logistically simple, culturally rich, and amazingly rewarding place to ...

Wuhan to Tibet, Lhasa, China travel blog

Wuhan to Tibet

A travel blog entry by meandher

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... donkey cart. All along the route much construction was underway not least the major new rail line which will eventually link China directly with Tibet. The most surprising building site was what appeared to be a group of 'holiday chalets' which resembled ...

Cruising for Pandas, Chengdu, China travel blog

Cruising for Pandas

A travel blog entry by meandher

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... is left for all to see. This apparent disregard for the environment is literally a recurring 'blot on the landscape' of China. This general attitude towards waste disposal was further demonstrated when having accumulated a bag of rubbish of our own we ...

Questioned in Kunming, Kunming, China travel blog

Questioned in Kunming

A travel blog entry by meandher

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... is easy to see why Yunan University is atop the list of the most popular with 'Foreigners' wanting to teach English in China, considering the diversity of attractions on offer. Jane took advantage of one of the more unusual offerings in the city centre ...

hop, skip, bounce, Gongyi, China travel blog

hop, skip, bounce

A travel blog entry by guavamama

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... simply asked that we didn't take pictures because he doesn't want people coming by and trampling his crops.  Modern China seamlessly melding with its ancient history.       It didn't matter how smoggy and oppressive the ...

Kunming, the start of the journey, Kunming, China travel blog

Kunming, the start of the journey

A travel blog entry by luolan

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Day three of vacation. I left Liuyang on Friday, bolting from my last class like a newly freed prison inmate. After a 2 hour bus ride, which included an irritating breakdown and switch to another bus mid-ride, I arrived in ZhuZhou to find (surprise!) no ...

November 9, 2004, Feng Huang, China travel blog

November 9, 2004

A travel blog entry by luolan

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... part of the Great Wall before returning to Jishou for lunch. Honey's father happens to be the second in command at the Bank of China Changsha branch, and has connections all over the place. So, his pal, the mayor of Jishou, personally picked us up in his ...

Xiantastic, Xian, China travel blog

Xiantastic

A travel blog entry by meandher

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... pit one)The warriors were placed here to guard the nearby tomb of Qin Shi Huang the first emperor to successfully unify China and responsible for introducing a common language, standard education and money. He is still revered in china today. We spent ...

Misty eyed Jiuzhaigou, Jiuzhaigou, China travel blog

Misty eyed Jiuzhaigou

A travel blog entry by keithandkim

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... , rocks, and lush forest, often with me commenting to Kim, "Could you imagine building this?".  This is one of China's biggest and most popular mountain destinations. The crowds for a thursday were surprising. Back home, to see more then a couple ...

I didn't say it wasn't beautiful..., Hangzhou, China travel blog

I didn't say it wasn't beautiful...

A travel blog entry by marktjhung

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... up. My microfibre towel is sent from God, as are my Havaianas. And so is the burst o hot water - best hostel shower in China. It's gotta be - well at least top 5. Part 2 - Late afternoon thoughts Fuck I'm tired. Thongs suck if you walk more than ...

Fujian - the homeland..., Xiamen, China travel blog

Fujian - the homeland...

A travel blog entry by marktjhung

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... I manage to find my hostel on the small island of Gulang Yu and enjoy a hot shower which is undoubtedly Top 5 in all China. Brilliant. First impression of Xiamen - and first impressions last - the weather's a bitch. But following advice from the song, ...

Into mainland China finally, Xi'an, China travel blog

Into mainland China finally

A travel blog entry by madman96

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I head off to Xi'an today but not before a Junk boat tour that Della has organized.  I get on the boat and see Kristin Kovner (another one of Lauren's friends from NYC) but realize that the two-hour tour I had been ready for was actually a six-hour ...

Big city, Big skyline, Hong Kong, China travel blog

Big city, Big skyline

A travel blog entry by keithandkim

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... was the monkey cages and zoo part of the park. Pretty cool to see some of the wide range of monkeys, and mammals that call China home.  We cruised around Hong Kong Island for a bit, before taking the subway back to the Kowloon area. We walked a bit ...

Wrapping It Up, Shanghai, China travel blog

Wrapping It Up

A travel blog entry by somasized

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... different things I read, but I feel that it is better to let the pictures do the talking. Enjoy. Another humorous aspect of China was the English language names that Timi´s students have chosen for themselves or had their parents choose for them. I am ...

Zhong guo Jia You! Or, the Olympic Torch in Zunyi, Zunyi City, China travel blog

Zhong guo Jia You! Or, the Olympic Torch in Zunyi

A travel blog entry by bethverde

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... was incredible to them that anyone could think that mountainous territory west of here wasn't lawfully and rightfully a part of China. I carefully avoided these discussions. On the street that morning, we saw people in full regalia-"I heart China" ...

Turtle Soup,  Dog Ribs and Mooncakes for Dessert, Guangzhou and Foshan, China travel blog

Turtle Soup, Dog Ribs and Mooncakes for Dessert

A travel blog entry by bethverde

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We've heard it about six hundred times since moving here: The Chinese will eat anything that moves, except trucks, trains and bicycles. In our lives, Dan and I have eaten some interesting things: kangaroo, alligator, pig's blood and intestines, frogs, ...

Pandas, Buddhas and other giant things, Chengdu, China travel blog

Pandas, Buddhas and other giant things

A travel blog entry by lizandsteve

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... mega malls and department stores. Interestingly, there was a huge statue of Chairman Mao overlooking all of these signs of China's now capitalistic tendencies, including McDonalds and KFC - a sure sign that communism is alive but not well in China these ...

Lunar Year wrap-up, Kaifeng, China travel blog

Lunar Year wrap-up

A travel blog entry by guavamama

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... natural beauty of China that eluded you for the past three months.   The parade of Chinese from rural China enthusiastically wave and say hello to you on the picturesque mountainside, wanting pictures, conversations, friendship.  The tourists' ...

Tibetan Home Life, Thangkor, China travel blog

Tibetan Home Life

A travel blog entry by charmedlife

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Another 4 hour drive brings us up steep roads that make us believe we really are intrepid travellers, but reward us with incredible views. Miles and miles of open countryside, with only low grassy vegetation, make for sweeping vistas. We travel for miles ...

Bike Ride - Day 3.  Baoshan to Xiaojin, Xiaojin, China travel blog

Bike Ride - Day 3. Baoshan to Xiaojin

A travel blog entry by marshallmatters

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In the itinerary this day was marked as BIG CLIMB DAY!!  Even though we were behind schedule it was still big climb day.  Nic's knee had persistently been causing her pain so she made the (sensible) decision to stay in the van all day.  A ...

Farewell to China and Tibet, Crazy Border town, nickname Hellhole, China travel blog

Farewell to China and Tibet

A travel blog entry by charmedlife

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... its work. However, due to the African-Asian summit, it was closed the whole time I was in Beijing. I really enjoyed seeing China's cities, seeing her various landscapes, and meeting her people, but I can't imagine living under such what is to me still a ...

Revenge is a sweet thing!!!!, Lhasa, China travel blog

Revenge is a sweet thing!!!!

A travel blog entry by jeffs

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If only Del had sat properly in his seat on the bus that day, then this meeting would not be occuring. But he didn't sit in his seat, you can't reverse time and we were sat at this meeting.......... Brendan was eating his fourth packet of fried ...

In transit, Hong Kong, China travel blog

In transit

A travel blog entry by mbgower

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I manage to stay up the entire 14 hours to Hong Kong. You realize how long a time that is when you finish your third movie and still have 9 hours left. Fortunately, I have a free seat beside me to stretch and toss stuff, and Cathay Pacific is an awesome ...

A Short Trip to Hangzhou, Suzhou and Shanghai (2), Suzhou, China travel blog

A Short Trip to Hangzhou, Suzhou and Shanghai (2)

A travel blog entry by cristinaw

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... houses with gray-tiled roofs.     Jump to: Shanghai Entry To view more photos of China, please follow the link below: ...

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