Tianya Inn

No.5-1 Lvyu Road, Dali Town, Dali, Yunnan, 671000, China | Hotel

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A travel blog entry by halliday


... cultural centre for the Bai people. It is in the Yunnan province and has the 7th largest lake in China. Dali also has a reputation for extremely high winds that, we were told, for about 35 days a year they are particularly strong so that they disrupt movement around the city. It is also renowned for the towering mountains that surround it but today we were unable to see them through the haze. In 1925 the place was flattened by an earthquake and combined ...

An Ancient city, touists and meetings

A travel blog entry by birrell


... us that the wealthy live here and this was obvious
the previous day as we drove through - large modern two and three
storey homes and expansion back towards the hills. A huge stadium
calling itself an 'International Olympic Stadium' interested us but
our driver told us it had not been used for the 2008 Olympics: "The
Chinese Government likes doing things for show" was my
interpretation of his comment. This time ...

Mountains and Kung Fu

A travel blog entry by ballsabroad


After Yangshuo i got a very long 22 hour train from Guilin to Kunming in Yunnan province. Then a bus from Kunming to Dali (6 hours). Pouring with rain when i arrived i flagged down a taxi to take me to the hostel where i got a dorm bed. It felt very strange to be traveling again on my own after such a long time in one place, i felt like i had nearly settled in Yangshuo. The next day it was pouring with rain again so i ...

Bye-Bye Yunnan - dallying in Dali

A travel blog entry by jeanetteandpat


... rickshaw ride by a mile!
We got a good picture of Jeanette with three Cormorants. After that Vicky took us to Dali old town and showed us around and also showed us where the shuttlebus would come that we could catch back to the hotel. The bus would be red and blue with the name of the hotel written on it.

We explored a bit more and then had a very nice dinner at Café de Jack which was a pleasant change for us in that it had ...

I don’t think we’re in Kansas anymore

A travel blog entry by tomandhayley


... to get moving that morning. We decided to head to the pharmacy to get something for my chest, but the closest thing we could get was some little illuminous yellow pills intended for sore throats… not quite what we wanted but the best we could do with our phrasebook. While we were down in town we headed back to our favourite dumpling lady and sat down for another round of steam dumplings and chili soya sauce (the chili did wonders for our sinuses). Afterwards we ...


This hotel, located on No.5-1 Lvyu Road, Dali Town, Dali, is near Dali University.
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