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Lijiang is a maze of cobbled streets, rickety wooden buildings and canals.
Very easy to get lost, which we did, wandering through the lanes and alleys lined with stalls making and selling beautiful handcrafts and knick-knacks.
I love coming to a new place and seeing all the different styles of street foods, here they call them Naxi snacks. One style ...
... it seemed ;-).
Off to Kunming to get our visa for Vietnam
As Lijiang is too busy and not that huge, we are now heading after one day in town to Kunming, the biggest city and capital of Yunnan provence to acquire our visa for Vietnam. Let's hope that we can get the visa within one day so we do not have to spend much time in this (according to our travel book and other traveler's word of mouth) not really interesting city :-).
A spectacular two day hike through one of the world’s deepest gorges
The tiger leaping gorge is a 16 km long gorge and one of the deepest in the world. It measures up to 3.900 meters from the top of snow covered Haba Shan mountain to the Jinsha Jiang River floating down below. For the tourists, two trails and one road have been built through the gorge. The road is for the laziest tourists, who start at one side of the gorge and then hire a car to be driven to ...
... also of the densely packed buildings of the old town. Rather than writing more here, we'll let the pictures below do the talking. There's even a cool video of the Naxi Music Show!
N: This is what I learned yesterday. When you order pork and parsley soup, it just might be cilantro soup! I coated my lips with chap stick and dug in. Luckily no hot dog lips and my internal organs feel OK, Also, if ...
... less than western standard facilities. If that is the case – don’t bother coming to China.
We are very happy with our hiking trip in Yunnan. Tiger Leaping Gorge and Stone Town were the standout highlights but the time walking through villages and rural areas was also well worthwhile and a special experience. We would definitely recommend TLG to anyone who wanted a hike with a great view in fabulous surroundings. ...