Plateau Pearl Hotel

No.288 Yongzhong Road, Economic Development Area, Guandu District, Kunming, Yunnan, 650200, China | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kunming

On the Road Again

A travel blog entry by meganlang

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... the only two people in the park and we arrived just as the sun was setting. Just to drop a little history on you: the forest is a typical example of karsts topography. Some 270 million years ago, the region was completely covered by sea. Over time, the water gradually retreated and the limestone appeared. Due to constant erosion by the elements, the area finally developed into the present-day appearance. The next day we decided to head to the Yuanyang village to view ...

Shopping for winter! Bit of a change from bikinis.

A travel blog entry by wotters

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... and sat with us and helped us learn how to correctly pronounce some Mandarin phrases (not that we could remember any of them 10 minutes later!!). We helped her a little with her English and wither her help in translation we became a bit of a tourist attraction on the train. It was like being back in India! At one stage Cat and I decided to try and find the dining car so we could get some of the pot noodle dishes that everyone else was eating. We had to walk ...

Kunming, land of discomfort (Lindsey)

A travel blog entry by jklcromsigt

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... we communicated with gestures and even drawings, he was an art professor after all! He sent us off with some free tea and full bladders...Foreshadowing....

Bathrooms here are pits in the ground. You squat over a hole and hope you don't spray all over! You provide your own toilet paper and at this particular location, you fill a little water bucket and wash your peepee away! Most have regular flushers though. Still, not a ...

Stone forest and medical schools

A travel blog entry by mattdonna

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... Kunming and the group took us to the stone forrest which was pretty however they could not understand how we found the unadulterated parts of the stone forrest more beautiful because they were in their natural setting than the areas that had been manicured with grasses and blossom trees. Although it was nice we definitely appreciate natural beauty. Thankfully they didn't get to offended when we took interesting photos with the more phallic shaped rocks ...

Journey to the Stone Forest

A travel blog entry by asianace206

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... take advantage of the student discount rate. However, the discount is sometimes not applied for foreign students carrying a Chinese student ID.

Upon entering the park, we were immediately presented with several stone formations. Some of the stones were within a small lake while others were landscaped with vast fields of green grass. The stone formations were unreal, most of them seem to take a shape of a familiar creature or object. We avoided the large ...

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This hotel, located on No.288 Yongzhong Road, Economic Development Area, Guandu District, Kunming, is near Stone Forest and Jinsha River.
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