Palace Hotel (Wang Fu Hotel)
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- Continental Breakfast
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPalace Hotel (Wang Fu Hotel) Lijiang
What a beautiful hotel to enjoy the old Lijiang style of building with modern amenities and service. Delightful stay. Would recommend to anyone for comfort and charm.
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... journey, through numerous tunnels as we head through the mountains. It is beautiful and very green and we see the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain in the distance. We are both surprised when we reach our destination an hour earlier than planned. Apparently no traffic today, we have been lucky. Ian goes for a quick toilet stop at a horrendous looking toilet! Kate decides she can wait. We head off along the lovely trail. It is a bit chilly in the shade and Kate is pleased ...
... their hair and makeup done, dress up in traditional costume and a photographer takes shots all around the city. Very strange! We are heading for another of Ian's Trip Advisor review finds, Mr N's Kitchen. It's highly recommended for Westerners fancying a break from Chinese cuisine. The description of a first floor restaurant with balcony sounds lovely. We arrive climbing the steep steps with the menu written all over them. It is like we have arrived ...
... different China to the one we've seen to date and we will soon discover that Lijiang in general is very different. Sharon chats away telling us all about the Naxi history and people. Lijiang a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997. She teaches us the Naxi word for hello and thank you. We have only just got to used to attempting to speak Chinese! We visit Black Dragon Lake in the centre of the city. It's set within a beautiful park and is framed by the Jade Dragon ...
... don't even seem to mind. You see a young couple away for the weekend together or on a date. They don't exchange six words the whole meal, but each spend the time engrossed in their phones.
The other day we watched four middle aged women having dinner together. One periodically had loud coversations on her phone, one was continually checking her social media, another was using the restaurant's wifi to upload her photos. (I suspect a restaurant without wifi ...
... or web pages which describe sites we visitied better than I can /// Old Town: When visitors and travel guide writers gush about Li Jiang, they're really referring to its raison d'Ítre, the old town (gucheng), built over 800 years ago during the Southern Song dynasty. A delightful maze of twisting cobblestone streets and Naxi-style homes but more and more shops, usually of the souvenir variety, the old town still affords ...