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... off to climb to one of them up one thousand and eight steps, which I didn't count, and arrived hot and sweaty but it didn't take too long. We proved an attraction all by ourselves and stood for a long time whilst different people took photos of us. Once one person plucks up the courage to ask us for a picture it seems to open the floodgates. We did meet two very sweet little girls who were learning English and were trying ***********verse with us. They were so lovely and ...
... have a look at the temple perched at such a height. Surprise, surprise- more colourful halls and Buddhas! Although that said, we had the novelty of free incense to burn and pray with, which made the visit worthwhile.
With the sky increasingly resembling that of a grey October one at home, we thought it best to begin our descent before the nirvanas opened. Taking the steps this time, we squeezed through the masses, stopping at only one main attraction ...
... order or patience. People tried to push in, the horns were deafening and the whole place was completely gridlocked. It was chaos! We arrived at the hotel for the night very late. Luckily the restaurant fed us - we'd had no lunch and quite a few, including me, had not eaten breakfast as the restaurant had been overrun by Chinese guests: the waitress had been in tears and they padlocked the door so that no one else could get in. New day ...
There is nothing like being awoken by the Frosty the Snowman song (might I remind you it's August) and opera. The Frosty song is the song played by the garbage truck as it passes by on the road and opera was played by the street sweeper as it went by. Datong also had a street sweeper and I must admit that I find it a bit surprising when some places are so littered with garbage yet they ensure the streets are swept. When ...
... very life like. Next was Tayuan Temple. It is very easy to find in the town as it has a large white stupa that dominates the landscape of Wutai. It has a building where thousands of sutras are kept on the second floor. Unfortunately visitors are not permitted to visit this floor. After some street food, we went up the cable car to Dailuoding Temple. Although there were tourists there, this temple seemed tranquil as it was high up ...