Jiaotong Hotel

Address: No.230 West Laocheng Rd., Turpan, Xinjiang Uygur, 838000, China | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on No.230 West Laocheng Rd., Turpan, is near Kashgar Bazaar.
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      Travel Blogs from Turpan

      Ancient city ruins and irrigation system

      A travel blog entry by 2013 on Sep 21, 2014

      42 photos

      ... which we saw last year near Chengdu. The system was developed as a method to bring melting snow to the city through a series of wells dug into underground channels about 2000 years ago. At one time there were nearly 1800 karezs, but the number of wet ones remaining is only about 470, due to the reduced amount of snow melt. Inside the exhibition building we climbed down into tunnels to see the crystal ...

      The Long and Sandy Track

      A travel blog entry by 2013 on Sep 20, 2014

      1 comment, 32 photos

      ... at the same time but in different areas. When looking at the outside of the Mosque, Noor pointed out a crack in a wall approximately six metres tall, which had been caused by the strong winds which we found out personally occur. When traveling earlier in the day, we saw a string of trucks banked up on the highway going in the opposite direction with one stuck in the bank of the road. It seems its not only trains that ...

      Ruins, Irrigation, Mosque and Grapes

      A travel blog entry by lisakresky on Sep 08, 2014

      26 photos

      ... little loss due to evaporation. Today there are 404 karezs left in the Turpan area with a yearly output of 231 million metres cubed of water. This remains the main source of water for drinking, irrigation and other ecological uses in some of these villages. We returned to the hotel after lunch and three of us rented bikes for the afternoon. In the area there is a large ethnic population with 70% of the people being Uighur. There is also a large Muslim ...

      Some Background on the Silk Road

      A travel blog entry by olasalle on Aug 09, 2014

      4 comments, 16 photos

      ... could be said that Zhang Qian had a big influence on its start. He was something like China's version of Marco Polo. He was sent by Emperor Wu from the Han Dynasty to explore what is today the Xinjiang Province of China, which was under influence of the nomadic Ziongnu Tribes (we talked about them earlier in our blog) at around 138 BCE. Poor guy, was captured by the Ziongnu and held as a slave but was able to get married and have a family and finally made ...

      Turpan

      A travel blog entry by lukeandloumann on Jun 29, 2014

      1 comment, 8 photos

      ... means that we are going to bed late and then feeling like we are leaving at 5am... Yesterday evening we were allowed to go to the night markets, which were underwhelming if you have seen the ones in Malaysia, but we did manage to get some boiled dumplings and noodles. The noodles were a bit reminiscent of the ones I had in the market in Karakol, which actually makes sense as are still very much in a central Asian province and the ...

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