Crowne Plaza Hotel Dandong
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Swimming pool
- High-speed internet in room
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Picked up by a guide and driver we headed off on a tour off Dandong starting with the Great Wall of China. The Great Wall of China starts near Dandong and across the river from North Korea.
We hiked along the river separating China with DRPK from a spot called 1 meter leap were one could just about jump into DRPK. There were armed Chinese and Korean soldiers watching. When we got to the first tower of the wall we followed the wall ...
... which was producing soap. At the art gallery there was an artist who would produce a sketch of you. I did this and the sketch was quite good.The highlight was another kindergarten performance that they likely perform each evening. It included the niece of the guide. While the performance was good and the kids as cute as ever, I thought the kindergarten performance in Chongjin was better. Here the singing was loud but pitchy, and the girls had ...
It was time to say goodbye to Pyongyang and our DPRK guides. It was mixed feeling leaving, it was the beginning of the end on my trip, there was sadness leaving our temporary home base of Pyongyang, but there was a sense of freedom getting out passports back and not been under the eye of our guides.
I actually came to like our DRPK guides, they were professional but also fun to be with. When I was sick the guides genuinely were concerned for me and they did their best ...
... to get your "allocated" seat or bed.The "hard sleeper is not all bad. A six berth compartment with no door to the passage way. I got a reasonable nights sleep as it was lights out at 10.30 and everyone actually went to sleep - not like my last two nights at the hostel where everyone wanted to talk, and come and go, all night - so I was reasonably fresh to explore Dandong after I arrived at 9am.First stop was the "War to Resist American Aggression and Aid Korea ...
♥Other Scenic Spots: Qingshan Gully, Yalu River Bridge, the Great Wall on Hushan (Tiger) Mountain
1. Dandong Airport stands in the southwest outskirt, about 14 kilometers (8.7 miles) from downtown Dandong offering flights to Beijing everyday and three flights a week to Shanghai and Shenzhen, two flights to Sanya. In 2007, Dandong-Seoul flight was opened in May.