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Travel Blogs from Kunming
... till end of May.
3) pomegranate,in season during the Middle Autumn Festival(About Sep.)
The total planting area of Grape and orange in 2012 is about 190,000 Mu(190,000Mu multiply 667 square meters, equal 1267.3 Square kilometers
4. About vegetables,
Green onion planting and processing is another main business too.
my family's house is 3kms far from the central town of Bincuan county.
Binchuan county is ...
... in an urban area, I'll usually pass one every few minutes. I'd like some data to back up this observation, but don't know where I'd find it.
Cars in China are multiplying like rabbits. Some of them really amuse me. For example, the VW bug I saw with a giant Chanel logo painted on its hood. Or the Chinese-made cars that are essentially knock-off Minicoopers.
China really does seem to be the market for knockoff goods. On a ...
... happy to have some separate rooms and space. We drank delicious ginger tea to ease some stomach pain Geula was experiencing. Once we settled in, we went for a walk around town. The town was really nice, all cobblestones, small cute shops and restaurants along the canals. This was the honeymoon and wedding photo destination spot for many Chinese. The views were spectacular, and we soon realized that there were many couples who came to this town to ...
... back we accidently walked through an old part of Kunming that looked like a movie set for any pre-1950 scene of opium houses in China, complete with wonky floors and tiny windows.
After stocking up at an amazing bakery we left with a hour and half cushion to catch our train, the station was around 4kms away. We waited patiently for a taxi for half an hour, unlike all of south east asia Chinese drivers do not want to pick up westerners. We pay the same so they ...
... Annoyingly the people were everywhere... every route full of people taking photos. There was a pagoda with views over the site, and with so many people streaming through, mere numbers of tour groups, you had a matter of seconds to get a good photo taken.
I am not a number. We are not part of the crowd. We did not pay to be led by some little local person in a costume with a flag - thankfully. That means we are not stuck to 'the route'. Very quickly, ...