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TravelPod Member ReviewsCarnation Hostel Lijiang
Ordered food for dinner, it never arrived, ordered breakfast, waited 1 1/2 hours, that never arrived, I think the place is run by idiots, or the local retard center
If you want to eat anything, dont bother coming here, you will starve
They got a couply of yappy dogs here as well, they should end up in a cook pot, very soon
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This morning we wandered around the Old Quarter of Lijaing. The buildings here were and still are made of wood. They are the only buildings that were salvageable after the earthquake in 1996. This area offers an array of cobbled streets lined with traditional buildings and meandering canals. We visited a traditional tea house where we tasted Puer Tea. This is grown alongside the Mekong river in China and is processed in Lijiang. We went to visit the Baisha Frescoes which are ...
Hello. We drove from Dali to Lijiang, 180km on a new freeway opened earlier this year. This road was better than Eastlink,only took 3 years to build and included two tunnels just under 4 km long. Very impressive. This 2.5 hour drive replaced the 5 hour windy drive that we would have had to do if we had come last year. Good timing Port or Richmond? If ...
... helpful and bubbly Julie at the guesthouse. We plan on sending something back when we get home, honest!
Dinner was a disaster as we had bought cooked noodles at Shuhe then walked home then waited until we were hungry an hour later before putting it in the kitchen microwave. Talk about soggy. That was ‘yuck’, so didn’t eat it. Made do with bread rolls.
The usual taxi driver took us to the train station and we had plenty of time to get our ...
... moving at the widest points (in the gorge, maybe 200 metres but it narrows to 30 metres so the resulting rapids and awesome. The crashing waves sent spray high in the air and the noise was big! There is no possibility of white water rafting over those rapids because they were so enormous but also because the water and waves were brown.
Took it all in from the various vantage spots then headed back along the path ...
... payment too! It's basically changed from an ancient, rural city to a resort town. There were construction everywhere. It looks like they are trying to build a new old town! We got dropped off at the hotel and we were free to walk around and find our own dinner. Since I was still feeling quite sick in the stomach I was glad we didn't have to eat that awful food again. We walked ...