Wangchao Haixian Hotel
Travel Blogs from Yangquan
... Aussie couple on long trip - European girls studying Chinese in Beijing
- Met fun people to tour with
- Wang's Courtyard (total bust - famous in Chinese TV) and Underground Tunnels (nothing more than tunnels)
- Pingyao = ancient city with ancient wall - very touristy - busy with the holiday
... there for 5 years. At the top was a statue of Darhma, who brought Buddhism to China. The hike was so hard with loads of steps but the view from the top really was worth it. I really liked the statue of Darhma at the top. That night we took the night train to Beijing, this time we got soft sleepers, which we so nice. There were only four beds in each room and we had a door we could shut and we could turn the lights off whenever we ...
... Local Products: vinegar, walnuts
♦ 1. Travelling to and from Yangquan is easy. Visitors can get to Taiyuan Wusu Airport and Shijiazhuang Zhengding International Airport in one hour and only about 4 hours are needed to travel between Beijing and Tianjin.
♦ 2. In June, during the temple fair at Wutai Mountain, tourist buses are available from Yangquan directly to the mountain to admire the spectacle.
Day 18 The day started with a bike ride around the Ancient City Walls of Xi'an, I rode for about 2 hours. Wasn't much to see but seeing the size and effort in building this Walled in City was. Next it was a small lunch and a few beers with a few games of pool before heading to the train station for an overnight trip to ...