Travel Blogs from Cangzhou
... buildings. There's also development in the city replacing old residential buildings. It's a bustling place with lots of shops, restaurants, and some cafés, and some wealth as well. Also, there aren't many non-Chinese, so I get a lot of fascinated stares, especially when I'm with Ben. Especially cool is to see Ben in his element, running schools and knowing the city and people ...
... up from the station in Ulan Bataar. It seems that scousers are everywhere in the world. On arrival I have a walk round Shanghai whilst I wait for check in time, at my hostel and visit the Temple of God as well as viewing the skyscrapers on the skyline. On 28th December I wander around one of the historical districts in Shanghai - Qibao, which is full of quaint canal bridges, a peaceful Buddhist temple and a less ...
... In the morning for breakfast I have been eating fresh wonton soup and fruit. They have western style breakfast but it doesn't taste the same. We arrive in 5 hours. A lot of big / tall buildings! So we went to a beautiful hotel and had dinner and then walk to the boon street. It's just like New York Times Square times 5!!! Just beautiful! It had beautiful ferry boats lighted up and the view was do amazing! Shopping is out of this world!!! It was another long ...
You know your hostel sucked when the train's soft sleeper is more comfortable! Actually slept through the night until fabricated birdsong began to belt through the cabin speakers at 7am- why?!!! We were all pleasantly resting, and the train doesn't arrive for another 2.5 hours. Lonely Planet had me worried about getting a ticket to ...
... Lion - an giant iron lion made in 953. In Hebei Province, it is said there are 4 treasures: The Iron Lion in Cangzhou, the Pagoda in Dingzhou, the Ancient Bridge in Zhaozhou (the oldest arch bridge in the world) and the Copper Buddha Statue in ZhenDing. This iron lion is 5.78m long, 5.34m wide and 3.17m high, as weight as around 40ton (but now it is only 29.5 ton because some parts of it have lost.). It is the biggest ancient cast iron relic in China, ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Yangfan Hotel Cangzhou
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