Hua Wei Hotel

Address: 1 Dadong Street, Datong, Shanxi, 037004, China | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on 1 Dadong Street, Datong, is near Hanging Monastery, Nine Dragon Screen, Ying Xian Wooden Pagoda, and Mount Hengshan Scenic Spot.
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    Travel Blogs from Datong

    Day 7 - Datong

    A travel blog entry by elsabae on Apr 03, 2015

    2 comments, 14 photos

    ... the Buddhist world via the Silk Road so every once in awhile a many-armed Hindu god pops into the mix.

    After carving, everything was painted in red, white, green and black. Later Qing restorations added blue. Between age, weather and coal pollution the soft sandstone of many of the statues has eroded badly but others are remarkably intact, even to the paint. Three hundred years ago pavilions were built to protect the mouths of the main grottoes; most burned ...

    Datong, Shanxi, China

    A travel blog entry by bogtrotter on Sep 19, 2014

    37 photos

    ... and Security was very tight with black uniformed SWAT troops on guard with automatic rifles, as well as police. To enter, all baggage was x-rayed,and one had to walk through a metal detector. The station is quite a small one - not one of Beijing's main ones apparently - and only two trains were on the board. We were allowed to get on about 25 minutes before departure and - after I got over my shock at the triple-decker bunks - we were quite impressed. The sleeper may be ...

    Visiting the caves & the hanging Monastary

    A travel blog entry by minimalbruno on Aug 31, 2013

    7 photos



    My first night in the Taijina hotel, Datong...horrible! The
    stich from the toilet crawling under my door and sleeping in a sleeping bag
    because being afraid of getting bitten by bedbegs when it’s over 25...not so
    pleasant if you ask me...

    The guy from the CITS office didn’t knock on my door at 6am but at 7am, with
    good news though...he found some other victims to go on the tour, so I was
    happy! Since I was already awaken I decided to get ...

    The spectacular Yungang Caves!!

    A travel blog entry by markandjade on Feb 05, 2013

    15 photos

    ... pictures will clearly show you (if we ever get round to putting them on!). We clambered up and explored the monastery which offered great views of the surrounding mountains and iced river. Instead of dying from pneumonia we opted to leave after a short while, back to our warm taxi, ahhh heaven! After a 2 hour drive we reached the Yungang Caves. After ignoring all the Chinese tourism money making facilities we finally reached the caves. What we ...

    Datong - only to see outside attractions

    A travel blog entry by siestabrigid on May 18, 2012

    9 photos

    ... the pulse rate certainly shot up - a narrow ledge to walk along and the railing was not even waist high - no Healthy and Safety worries here! Definitely a nerve-racking experience. The monastery was kept in position by steel girders which were dropped down from the top of the mountain - don't ask me how - but they obviously work as the place is still there in all it's glory.

    The Temple has over 40 halls which are ...