Travel Blogs from Linfen
... original town was totally bombed out by the Japanese. The only significant survival was the landmark pagoda. (terrible picture sorry) Leaving we head up along the river valley. The rivers cut deep into the loess plateau creating steep sided valleys, the sides are heavily eroded by rain. They are building a new highway along the valley the concrete supports are planted in the river bed. The towns run along the riverside with ...
... a feeding frenzy of sorts, as tourists passing by realized photos with a westerner were apparently on offer. A disorganized queue formed and it got quite busy. I could have charged a few yuan per photo and made bank. I think the fact that my sun hat kind of looks like a cowboy hat only added to the appeal of a photo with me. Anyway, moved on and got some amazing local mountain noodles at ...
... like dog food. This probably wasn't the best idea as the dogs followed us towards the city exit and main road as if we were the pied pipers. They luckily turned back just in time. We returned to our favourite skewer restaurant as they actually have tasty vegetarian food, which im struggling to find in China. They also had chicken feet, with pointy claws, that Sergei happily tucked in to.
We said goodbye to our final evening in Pingyao and fed the last ...
It is a holiday today and the quaint town of Pingyao is full of Chinese tourists who travelled miles and miles to bump into each other the whole day. So you need a powernap to recouperate. Fortunately there is always a chair somewhere in the streets of a Chinese town, so you borrow it without asking.
5 April ...
- Ryan Andres told me about Mian Shan - he had seen a photo of it and tracked down where it was - he was just there a few years prior - seems pretty touristy now, but amazing!
- Mian Shan Mountain - went with people from the ...
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