Wumao Hotel

No.8 Shengli-Middle Road, Jiayuguan, Gansu, 735100, China | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Jiayuguan

The Mouth of China

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant

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... Imperial China. The fort was the garrison for the north western section of the wall and therefore the empire. It was from here that traders left to travel to the west and from here the immigrants were dispatched to Dunhuang. The western section of the wall terminated at the fort. There are some incredible artifacts found along the wall. Due to the dry condition textiles, leather,fur and wooden objects have been recovered from the Han ...

Short stay then off to Dunhuang

A travel blog entry by akwoman59

... 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

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... decided to splash out on a fancy dinner in a swish restaurant. Mum had stir fried beef with vegetables and i had egg and tomato soup which was large enough to feed a small family for a week, and yes I ate it all! I know I have a'big' mouth but even for me the spoon was too bloody large ;-) We had to take out a small mortgage when we saw the bill, it came to an obscene $12NZ and 5.60!!!!!!

However, after every disappointment (nit climbing stacks) there ...

Funky dolphin & so many sneaky men in uniform ;-)

A travel blog entry by lilynomad

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... that you can't tear an NZ$5 note which the family found fascinating. My gift to him! I learnt how to say penguin in Mandarin and surprisingly they are very similar. His dad took my picture which is getting to be the norm these days, now i know how the rich and infamous feel;-)

throughout the day as more and more people stop to stare, get their kids to come and look at the strange caucasian blonde women or just come up and say hello ...

Matchmaking, trains and near punch up!!!!!

A travel blog entry by lilynomad

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... a a deserted wasteland and then all of a sudden a large town pops put of the horizon. China appears to have industrial towns dotted here, there and everywhere. We even saw an impressive building which by the size of the wall surrounding it was probably a prison!
The train ride has been a hoot with the ladies in around around our compartment wanting to natter away to us. I wonder how eager i would be to let random strangers look through my passport on ...

Location

This hotel, located on No.8 Shengli-Middle Road, Jiayuguan, is near Great Wall at Jiayuguan Pass, Wèi-Jìn Tombs, The First Peacon Tower, and Qilian Mountains.
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