Howard Johnson Jindi Plaza Datong

No.88 Pingcheng Street, Datong, Shanxi, 037044, China | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $58.00

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Exploring the awesome Yungang Caves & night tr

A travel blog entry by jarcher106


... through small cave doors. Some even had additional large openings carved high up on the cliff to illuminate the face. The large site took us a good four hours to explore and pleased with what we'd seen we grabbed our bags and took the convenient bus back to town. Once in Datong we strolled to our favourite coffee house for tasty cappuccino and wifi. At around 7:30pm we shared a taxi with some locals to the train station, where ...

Last week, Pingyao & Datong

A travel blog entry by martijnh


... maar het is niet aangegeven), mijn koffer werd vanuit de taxi naar mijn kamer gebracht, wat een luxe! Super kamer, dubbel bed. Super zacht, dat is wel wat anders dan die vrij harde Chinese bedden. Zwembed, ontbijtbuffet, privé badkamer, heerlijk! Prima om uit te rusten en op te laden voor de laatste 2 weken. Vandaag heb ik een tour gedaan naar de Yungang Caves en het Hanging Monastery. De 2 bezienswaardigheden die een stop in Datong waardig ...

Avacardo/brown Bath

A travel blog entry by g4dginesi


... locals loved it and so did we.

We left Datong for our first experience on a night train top bunks all round 3 high! prety crazy night as every time we went though tunnel it felt like it put its emergancey breaks on!! and there were alot of tunnles. It really makes us realise that the chinese are so much smaller than us and these trains are not made for the average westener. but great ...

A Marvelous Buddhism Land

A travel blog entry by otctony


... 65km south-east of Datong. Built precariously on sheer cliffs above Jinlong Canyon,the monastery dates back more than 1400 years. Its halls and pavilions were built along the contours of the cliff face using the natural hollows and outcrops. The buildings are connected by corridors, bridges and boardwalks and contain bronze, iron and stone statues of gods and Buddhas. You ...

Yungang Grottoes and dinner with the neighbors

A travel blog entry by wheresjeff

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... completely around the statue. Any one of them would be amazing; together they were astonishing! (These caves are actually of the least interest, historically, but they were still incredible.) No wonder—tens of thousands of people worked on these grottoes over a 30-year span in the late 5th century.

We reached the end of the right and walked back towards the middle. We rested on a bench facing the rock outcrop where the grottoes were ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on No.88 Pingcheng Street, Datong, is near Hanging Monastery, Nine Dragon Screen, Ying Xian Wooden Pagoda, and Mount Hengshan Scenic Spot.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHoward Johnson Jindi Plaza Datong

    Reviewed by silencespeaker

    Nice place

    Reviewed Apr 23, 2013
    by (4 reviews) Arlington , United States Flag of United States

    The panorama restaurant is well worth the views of the old city walls. Good food too!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Howard Johnson Jindi Plaza Datong

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent