Golden Elephant Hotel

No.36 Binjiang Road, Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang, 541002, China | Hotel
Prices starting from $45.00

Travel Blogs from Guilin

This was amazing.

A travel blog entry by starlagurl


... saw the mountains that are on the back of the 20 yuan bill.

After that, I took a nap in the van and waited for everyone to finish shopping for ****. We went for lunch of noodles and then visited some famous Chinese places that I have no idea what they were.

The driver brought me to the train station on the way back and I was way too tired to do couchsurfing, so I just sent a text to my host I had lined up and told him I was too tired. It was true.


Wandering through the mountains

A travel blog entry by kathylindahl


We had a much less eventful day, but I was happy to have a relaxing day. We had a leisurely morning, then set off on a 2 1/2 hour amble through the valley of the mountains. The day was sunny and early in the morning, quite crisp, but as the day wore on, it got almost hot. We walked along mostly a dirt path that wove through an old village, then the rest of the time we walked alongside rice ...

River Cruise down the Li

A travel blog entry by kathylindahl


... She is loving playing her new little instrument. We are delighted to be here in off season, as there are very few tourists, even in the heavily traveled areas. We got to walk through a typical Chinese food market that was selling everything from live eels, moving snails, pig's feet and dog. It was a good experience for the girls to see all the different types of food people eat. I've seen many markets like this in my travels, but it was an eye-opener for ...

Malaysia and the happy return to China

A travel blog entry by deirdreandbrock


... and flew back to China. Our visas were good for multiple entries up to April of 2014 so we decided to go back and finish where we left off. It wasn’t cheap to get in and out of China again, but we figure we will probably never make it here again. We like this country a lot and we still had some places we wanted to see. This time around our destinations were centered on the natural beauty of the country; mountains, lakes, rivers, and rice and tea ...

Rice paddies and boat rides

A travel blog entry by kbreeze


... sometimes the white people they look the same", so the sticker was so he could find us all again after the boat ride. The scenery around the Li River is amazing, even if the river itself is a little crowded with tour boats.

We decided to take a sleeper train to Kunming the next day and then see if we could get on a bus headed to Laos straight away once we got to Kunming. We managed to do it, but it led to an over 60 hour travel marathon. More about that in the next entry.


This hotel, located on No.36 Binjiang Road, Guilin, is near Li River, Fubo Hill, and Solitary Beauty Peak.
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