Datong Labor Union Hotel

Address: No.30 Xinjian South Road, Nanjiao District, Datong, Shanxi, 037028, China | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Downtown area of Datong, is near Hanging Monastery, Hengshan Hanging Temple (Xuankong si), Nine Dragon Screen, and Ying Xian Wooden Pagoda.
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    Travel Blogs from Datong

    Datong, Shanxi, China

    A travel blog entry by bogtrotter on Sep 19, 2014

    37 photos

    ... wood, ornately painted and carved, with a series of rooms with statues of the gods for worship. Ornate, beautiful ceramic tiles finish the roof. The sleeping platform where some of the monks slept has a stove underneath it, a good move as winter temperatures here are 20 C below, or worse. Back to the car park, and Mr Zhou drove us to the Yungang grottoes These caverns and Buddhist statues were carved out of sandstone cliffs near Datong AD 386-534 and extend for about a km. ...

    Off to Datong

    A travel blog entry by minimalbruno on Aug 30, 2013

    1 comment, 8 photos

    ... the fresh breeze of pee and shibacco (**** &

    Thank God I was only supposed to sleep in this dump!!

    I checked out the options for my visit to the Yungang caves and the hanging
    monastary, but the options were scarse. 1. I could go on a tour and pay 100
    yuan (10€) for the transport or 2. I could get there cheaper but having the
    risk of getting on a wrong bus. Now, I chose for the first option, but even ...

    Hanging around Datong

    A travel blog entry by tanja_sean on Sep 27, 2012

    5 photos

    ... material was free, I gave my seat back to the man who offered it to me – why should I be able to sit, when he, much older than me and with a seating reservation had to stand, so I took Sean's post on the bag in the corridor and provided my own entertainment to the locals as each and every time someone came past I had to stand up. There was always someone walking along the corridor to get hot water for noodles or a sales person or an attendant ...

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    A travel blog entry by sabrina_berkamp on Nov 10, 2011

    1 comment, 24 photos

    ... were crumbled of otherwise damaged. This made the experience feel more authentic somehow. Back in Beijing I decided to stay another night, so I could vist the Lama temple the next day. Although the temple unfortunately contains no actual llamas, it was still great. The architecture is already great but the Buddha statues make it worth it. Especially the 18 meter tall statue allegedly carved out of a single piece of wood. After that the confucian ...

    Moving on - Datong

    A travel blog entry by markandjo on Mar 09, 2011

    2 comments, 21 photos

    ... bar to wish us good night! Mark will argue that it was just the change from the train to the hotel that made him misty-eyed.

    Impressions of Datong

    Our impressions of Datong have been very mixed – it seems as though there are many sides to this principally industrial city. As we came in on the train, all ...