Grand Bay View International Hotel Dali
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- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Today we caught a bus to the north of Dali and wandered around Xizhou town. It amazes me how we are managing to get where we want to go with very limited Chinese...like one word written on a piece of paper! Buses are very cheap and usually leave when they are full, it's a great way of seeing the surrounding areas. It is quite hot walking ...
... sight to see, even if it didn't happen too often. After the fishing show, we were taken to a little bay on the edge of the lake, where they were frying up the catch of the day. The fish was pretty tasty though we couldn't tell you what type it was, just crispy, spicy and deep fried. Afterwards we were treated to a bizarre dance number on the water before finally drifting back toward the harbour.
We also visited the enchanting, Chan Sung Mountains, which tower over ...
... courtyard houses proliferate and besides having ornate pagoda-style roofs, all the houses are heavily decorated in simple brushstroke paintings of local pastoral scenes. The long lake, ear-lobe shaped, is a deep vibrant blue and is surrounded by mountains rising up to over 4000m in height.
A taxi takes us from the bus station in Xiaguan to the Jade Emu hostel, just outside the restored walls of ancient Dali Old Town. The Jade Emu, and its adjacent spin off, The Jade ...
... at the Dali Beach Guesthouse (90Y rm), it was clean and pleasant and afforded us killer views of Lake Erhai.
The buses to town were cheap and regular (1Y), and although on first inspection it didn’t have the killer-charm of Shuhe, after spending a bit of time there it really won us over with it’s laidback vibe and great traveller hang-out joints! It sometimes gets a bit of stick for catering for us foreigners, but after weeks of having ...
... direction that I was going and took me to the entrance for 10yuan. I bought my entrance ticket of 30yuan and the 80yuan ticket for a return on the cable car. The long cable car ride gave amazing views of the mountains, the town and the huge lake. At the other end, I spent the next few hours walking up and down the mountains amongst beautiful scenery through trees, gorges, along rivers and over bridges.