Nan Du Hotel
Travel Blogs from Qinzhou
Spent 2 days in Yangshuo, 1 night in Xingping, and 2 night in Guilin, before taking the train to Nanning; and then the sleeper train from Nanning to Hanoi. Great Hostel - Yangshuo 11 - with fantastic views forms it's roof. Swam in the Li River and visited the markets. Took the bus to Xingping - a smaller, less touristy village upstream on the Li River. Explored the farming village across the river by ferry. Guilin was big and bustling, but not half as bad as ...
... Nanning. Heading to the bus station caused a bit of a conference we asked our tour guide if he knew where it was he didn't so a large group formed with no one knowing. I asked a guy who spoke English who kindly pointed us in the right direction. Bus tickets to the border purchased 55 Yuan each. A quick dinner ordered next to the hostel then pack shower and much needed sleep. Will add photos from my camera of China ...
Our 28 hour overnight train to Nanning deserves recognition as it is one of the most memorable parts of China for us. This sleeper train consisted of numerous 'berths' which was a three tier bunkbed, row after row after row. We were on the top bunks and it was so cramped that you couldn’t even sit up so you had the option of laying down or laying down. There were two seats available at the end of the bunk beds, which ...
... as people stood outside and used megaphones to attract people to their sales. The highstreet is just bursting with colour, lights and groups of girls shopping. After a few hours of wandering we popped into a Walmart which was an experience in itself. It was huge and had so many food demos including one lady dressed in a Kick-Ass style costume giving out lemonade. We queued to ...
... massive piles of mud all around and some Vietnamese men kept laughing at us and pointing which way we should walk....thankfully then another couple from the bus appeared behind us. They could barely speak any English but we got a shuttle bus with them which then took us to another massive building. We had no idea which line we needed to be in but just stood with them as the 'Foreigners' line was not manned...I guess as we were definitley the only ...
Other places to stay in Qinzhou
58 West Yongfu Street, Qinnan District, Qinzhou | Hotelfrom $56
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2 North Wenfeng Road, Qinzhou | Hotelfrom $27
At the intersection of Qinzhouwan Avenue and Gongbao Street , Qinzhou | Hotelfrom $27