Minghao International Hotel
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I know the title of my entry looks like giberish, BUT it is the name of a preserved old town in Chongqing that they have made into a neat tourist place, surprisingly you'll find more locals here than tourists.
They have all sorts of food there, pretty much any ...
... The first, which we visited on Saturday afternoon, was a site which was the life work of a monk, who raised the money for the project from donors whose realistic (I'm told) portraits are included in the panels near the 20m-long reclining Buddha. The state of preservation, the quality and the variety of subject and style made them well worth the visit. The photo's don't really do them justice, especially as the light was very flat (read ...
E: We saw nothing of Chongqing- relieved and tremulous elation, heightened by exhaustion, reigned supreme on that truck. It was the provisional capital during the Sino-Japanese War, it gets lots of fog, and it is hub to one of Earth's largest conurbations- there you go.
Our base for the night was at the county of Dazu and its famous rock carvings, but I doubt there was a single person on the ...
This morning we took a bus to the Dazu Rock Carvings near the village of Baodingshan ( about three hours by slow bus (traffic) west of Chongqing. The Dazu Rock Carvings are a series of Chinese Buddhist rock sculptures and carvings, dating back to the 7th century AD, depicting and influenced by Tibetan schooled Buddhism, Confucian philosophy and Taoist beliefs. The Dazu Rock Carvings are a magnificent set of Buddhist sculptures carved directly into the stone cliffs ...
... Dam. We’re glad that we can get off this boat for good and that we can see this amazing engineering product of China. It is humongously huge! 180m high and 2300m long and it is also the world’s largest power station. The tour brings us (in lightning speed) along all the great things to see here. Unfortunately, but probably due to security issues nobody is allowed on the dam itself. So it is really hard to get a good feeling how huge huge is. But nevertheless, a ...