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Baoding Travel Guide
♥Location: Located in central Hebei Province, Baoding is bounded on the north by Beijing and Zhangjiakou, on the east by Langfang and Cangzhou and on the south by Shijiazhuang and Hengshui, as well as on the west by Shanxi Province. Seated in the center of Beijing, Tianjin and Shijiazhuang, Baoding is 140 kilometers (87 miles) south of Beijing, 145 kilometers (90 miles) west ...
... in the bathroom I saw the biggest spider I have ever come face
to face with. It was probably the size
of a small bird egg!
arrived at the rafting place and it was well worth the wait. It took 90 minutes or so to go down the whole
thing. Our group was split up into 4
boats and my partner was Geya. She
speaks English really well and was a good rafting partner. Our boat always ...
Unfortunately this was far too foggy/misty a day to really see the best of the beauty of this place, imagine the Three Sisters as shadows in the mist in an early morning and that's what it was like here. Quite interesting historical place here though as 5 Chinese soldiers sacrificed ...
... him. Yixian and hence the place I visited are where he was said to have set off (or died I'm not sure?) on his mission, hence the Ta (pagoda/tower) was built here as tribute : http://www.cultural-china.com/chinaWH/h tml/en/History1825bye3691.html
Jing Ke aside it was a nice little walk through and around the cornfields to get there.
... your foreigner tourist face and try and rip you off with some BS story, so my first instinct was to tell him "no thanks, I don't believe what you are telling me anyway, go away". This went on for 15-20 mins or so where he kept coming back to me and telling me the same thing to the point I started getting a bit peeved with him. Anyway long story short, turns out he was telling the truth (after I confirmed with the ...
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