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... immediately boarded another bus to Kaiping. Then, from there, I had to wander around the station asking the bus drivers who would take me to Zili Cun or Li garden. Finally I found the right bus, it was probably the worst bus I've been on yet, but it was a bus nonetheless. He dropped me off outside Li garden and as I was walking there, I noticed a path leading to Zili village, where there are more diaolou buildings.
I was reading in ...
... C'est en fait un groupe de villages avec pas mal de diaolou. Ils ont un parcours fléché pour pouvoir voir tout le plus efficacement possible. Mieux vaut le suivre. La plupart des diaolou sont un peu décrépis et on ne peut pas y monter. Mais l'un d'eux est ouvert et vaut vraiment le coup. C'est le diaolou de la famille Lin. L'intérieur à juste l'air de dater de l'époque où il était habité. Ca transporte quelques décennies en arrière! Je m'y suis vraiment régalée. ...
... serene site with the remains of many rich Chinese houses built in the early 1900s. We could go inside a few and climb 3 or 4 floors to the roof terraces where the views were stunning. The original owners earned their fortunes from working in America but as they were unable to buy property over there, they brought their riches home to China and built themselves fancy homes with many storeys, along with gun holes in the upper floors, to protect themselves from the ...
... very clear how most of them made their money except that some struck gold in California and others rose in position at factories. Once they had their fortunes, they returned, but there were still robbers.
When the families moved back, there was a nationwide effort made to beautify and display craftsmanship in China. During the 1910-30s period, the families sought foreign architects to make these structures. The layouts ...
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The bus we got on from Shenzhen to Zhenjiang, very nicely dropped us in Kaiping - again middle of nowhere!
The journey to Kaiping wasn't great! There were that many people crammed on the sleep bus poor Sonja shared her bed (unwillingly) with 3 men that kept accidently bumping into her, but I slept really well (not to rub it in or anything!)
As you can imagine we were not ...
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