Taihe Hotel

No.726-1 Yingbin East Road, Jiayuguan, Gansu, China | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Jiayuguan

The Mouth of China

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant on Jun 18, 2014

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... the trip caused by a small accident and the get a blow out on one of the truck tryes. No problem we make Liujiaxia without having to stop. Liujiaxia is a true central Asian Chinese town set in a gorge along the Yellow River. No western tourists here..no wifi either! Up early and off to visit Bingling Si, a series of Buddhist caves containing 694 statues and 82 clay sculptures. The biggest of which is the reclining Maitreya, future, Buddha. ...

To Dunhuang through the desert

A travel blog entry by argyllbookworm on May 20, 2014

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... Aurel Stein's expedition reports and Yasushi Inoue's historical novel set in the 10th century. The reality is an elegant well-laid out modern city whose night life is renowned. Yet another excellent dinner is offered, at which we finish the melons and toast the birth of a grandchild to one of the party with a local red wine from the Mogao Industrial Company.

Then it is off to a national park, the Singing Sand Mountains, so called because the sand supposedly ...

Jiayuguan, the last station on the Great Wall

A travel blog entry by argyllbookworm on May 19, 2014

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... by Aurel Stein a century or more ago.

First stop is at the Fort, built by the first Ming emperor in the 1370s as a strategic military and political site and acting as the main customs house for the Silk Road. The garrison was strengthened by additional people forcibly resettled to farm the land. The temple in the outer precinct commemorates General Guan Ye, one of the leaders at the time of the Han collapse in the early 3rd century, who subsequently became ...

Short stay then off to Dunhuang

A travel blog entry by akwoman59 on Apr 17, 2014

... was a great handle made of steel. They didn't sip at us or try to kick us, they were quite tame and docile. Sue has decided that she wants a herd of them!

We rode to the top of a small sand dune, the tallest was well over 1000 feet high! Yes, the number has 3 zeros. The one we went up was about 250 feet high. After getting to the top we got off and walked around in the very soft sand and could have trekked to the top of ...

Space cadet & twisted Godesses- thanks ;-)

A travel blog entry by lilynomad on Oct 29, 2013

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... and visit auch places!! Yes it is Kathmandu puffa jacket time although i wouldn't say it is that bad. Mum and i are both originally from one of the colest parts of England so tough as old boota with a fish wife's mouth to match ;-)

What i have especially enjoyed is the photogrpahy exhibition illustrating how the wall has changed over the years and what has been done in certain areas to protct the wall from complete ruin. I would love to get the book ...

Location

This hotel, located on No.726-1 Yingbin East Road, Jiayuguan, is near Great Wall at Jiayuguan Pass, Wèi-Jìn Tombs, The First Peacon Tower, and Qilian Mountains.
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