Jiahe International Express Hotel

Address: No.1 Zhanqian Street, Datong, Shanxi, 037005, China | Hotel
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This hotel, located on No.1 Zhanqian Street, Datong, is near Hanging Monastery, Nine Dragon Screen, Ying Xian Wooden Pagoda, and Mount Hengshan Scenic Spot.
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    A travel blog entry by fchen on Jun 13, 2012

    4 comments, 2 photos

    ... in one hand. A lot of the buddhas had some holes in them. Our guide told us that the holes were made so that a covering of mud/clay could be applied so that they could paint on that covering. It was for the same reason that you use a toothpick/a piece of wood to kaboob meat and vegetables. You would use the toothpick to make sure that the food doesn't fall apart. If the people just applied the covering, then it might fall off if they ...

    Datong – 2nd May 2011

    A travel blog entry by retiredandcrazy on May 02, 2011

    ... that it was because he had been so treacherous. To make amends he ordered monks to carve the caves and statues out of the mountainside. The work continued for several hundred years resulting in the most amazing complex of 48 caves containing 51,000 Buddha statues carved out of the rock face, the tallest being 17 mts high and the smallest 2 cm. It doesn’t sound much but trust me, you had to be there. And ...


    A travel blog entry by galumphing on Sep 07, 2010

    ... one of China's five most sacred Taoist mountains). The monastery, originally built in 491, was rebuilt numerous times throughout its history -- and relocated higher on the mountain several times due to flooding from the ...

    Dapong, sorry, tong.

    A travel blog entry by watkinson-wong on Jul 27, 2010

    2 comments, 12 photos

    ... cave contained a beautiful carving, each seemingly more intricate than the last. It was a thoroughly enjoyable, yet humbling way to spend an afternoon. It took our breath away.

    We made friends with a Danish couple on the day. It was bound to happen, as Lucinda and I always answer, “Denmark”, whenever some little Herbert we don't like the look of asks us where we're from. (We find it takes the wind out of their sails a bit. Well, we don't know any ...

    That's a Big Buddha!

    A travel blog entry by mickeymo on Jun 09, 2009

    75 photos

    ... this place. The enormous Buddha in Cave #5 was amazing… it’s so large it takes your breath away… unfortunately you aren’t allowed to photograph it so you’ll just have to take my word for it!

    That evening Sebastian, Jasmine and I took a cab downtown. We passed our tour guide in another cab on the way there and at the next light she hopped out of her cab and into ours. We had a good visit with her on our journey (we were ...

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