Datong Hotel

Address: No.37 Yingbin West Road, Datong, Shanxi, 037008, China | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located in the Downtown area of Datong, is near Hanging Monastery, Nine Dragon Screen, Ying Xian Wooden Pagoda, and Mount Hengshan Scenic Spot.
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    Travel Blogs from Datong

    First Stop Datong

    A travel blog entry by samirichardson on Jul 20, 2015

    35 photos

    After a rather disastrous sleeper train out of Beijing, in which we ended up sitting on the floor with standing tickets, we arrived in Datong early in the morning. Luckily our hostel was opposite the train station and we were soon checked in and having a quick nap to recharge before we started our day.

    On our first day we made our way to see the Yungang Grottoes, easily reached on two buses from the city centre. The Grottoes, ...

    Day 7 - Datong

    A travel blog entry by elsabae on Apr 03, 2015

    2 comments, 14 photos

    ... they were. All this was included in our room rate of $35.

    Datong is a coal mining city of 3 million, which qualifies as a town by Chinese standards. We had two things to see, the Hanging Monastery 1.5 hours outside town in one direction and the Yungang Grottoes 2 hours in the opposite direction. So we had hired a guide, Nancy, and a car and driver. Happy to report that the driver showed no signs of the reckless insanity shared by most drivers in China. Once he even ...

    Seven Hours and Thirty Three Minutes

    A travel blog entry by mikejohnmallett on Oct 10, 2014

    3 comments, 5 photos

    ... open beds/seats until a paying customer boards. When we first arrived on the train there was a family of three on our two bottom bunks and a man sleeping on our middle bunk. Awkwardly, we kicked these squatters out. We had no choice as our ride was 7 hours and 33 minutes long. We put our luggage on the middle bunk which gave us only the two bottom bunks. Two of us sat on one bunk while the third napped. The strategy was to sleep, ...

    More stories about china

    A travel blog entry by sabrina_berkamp on Nov 10, 2011

    1 comment, 24 photos

    ... sensible enough to get a hard sleepers. I share a compartment with 5 other people, and thank god there is no smoking allowed. The bed is not very comfortable, but it is definately better than the seat! In Xi'an, I'll visit the terracotta army among others before taking another overnight train to Shanghai on sunday. Just a small bit about chinese people. They appear a bit rude. Apparantly westerners are not really commom, so most people stare in ...

    Moving on - Datong

    A travel blog entry by markandjo on Mar 09, 2011

    2 comments, 21 photos

    ... in the 5th century BC. The biggest Buddha is 17m high, whilst the smallest is only 5cm tall. In one cave there were over 10,000 mini-Buddha’s!

    Hanging monastery

    This is what it suggests - a monastery, 250ft up, hanging off the side of a mountain! Poles were driven into the mountain ...

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    Datong, China