Friends Guesthouse and Hostel

No.2 Wenxian Road, Old Town, Dali, Yunnan, 671000, China | Hotel
Prices starting from $10.00

Travel Blogs from Dali

Malone's death meets Hans-Ulrich Treichel

A travel blog entry by aralie on Jan 07, 2014

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"We have electric blankets", the woman on the phone had said. Now that sounded like a promise! We had read about Lijiang, a little old village at the foot of Snow Dragon Jade Mountain, and we heard that there might be minus degrees by night. If they have electric blankets, we can go, we decided. When Zhao junior (fabulous Zhao Shushu's son) told us …

Some very local hospitality

A travel blog entry by thermalsailors


... with that much respect.
After the chatting and stories we were taken up to the family room and served wild tea. This is tea picked from wild plants found high up on the mountain. Dee thought it was awesome tea. It was thoroughly wasted on Graham and I. Graham(despite being British) hates tea and I couldn't distinguish it from a stale Lipton tea bag which you only drink when the coffee runs out.
Dee assures me I am a ...

Follywood & Just Plain Folly: The Dali Story

A travel blog entry by jameshardy88


... scenery. Despite its fame and reputation as a backpacker heaven, Chinese tourists still as everywhere significantly outnumber foreigners. That being said there are a considerable number of ex-pats living here, and given the lifestyles they are afforded here I can certainly see why.

Day 269: Saturday 13th October 2012

Despite drunken talk the night before of seeing the Dwarf Village we decided that we might be better of ...

Trip to Weishan

A travel blog entry by philjackson


The trip from Dali to Weishan Woke to a wet morning so our leader decided that we should hire a van and take the trip further up into the hills to the town of Weishan. Lew had heard about the place and never been there. Weishan is about an hour and a half drive from Dali. Leaving Dali we had to go up a huge hill. The road was good but there was quite a lot of traffic and number of trucks carrying huge loads and when going down the other side it ...

Relaxing start to the New Year

A travel blog entry by rosboroughs


... strips of dried Yak meat for sale in dozens of Yak meat shops in Lijiang and Dali.

With the time flying and our first 30 day visa coming to an end it was time to make our way across the border to Macau. Flight from Kunming to Guangzhou, then a 4 hour bus journey direct from the airport to Macau and we were stamped out of China, into Macau and all set for a couple of days of relative luxury in a nice hotel, complete with gym and ...


This hotel, located on No.2 Wenxian Road, Old Town, Dali, is near Dali University.
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