Zi Yu Hotel

No.7 Qingyuan West Street, Datong, Shanxi, China | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Datong

Exploring the awesome Yungang Caves & night tr

A travel blog entry by jarcher106


After our usual jelly and Europe cake breakfast we checked out and walked to find the bus stop for Bus 3. We were pleased to find the depot, which wasn't in any of our guides or online and even better spotted the No. 3 pulling out and so made a run for it and got on! It was a quick (25 minute) and cheap (Y1) ride to the Yúngāng Caves. First off we made our way through a huge modern building resembling a 5 star hotel ...

Crossing west

A travel blog entry by silencespeaker

... countryside.
We saw a village where many houses looked like ston huts or caves. The guide explained that people choose to keep living that way because they believe these houses give them long life. The houses are a constant temperature in summer or winter.
Everything is a pale brownish green. Only a few fruit trees - peach we're told - are in bloom yet. But the sky is blue, the air much much cleaner here, and it's a beautiful ...

Playing with Lego blocks

A travel blog entry by sachago


... seems as easy as playing with Lego blocks. Money is injected generously. Money is not an issue. Workforce neither. The only dilemma Chinese authorities seem to face is between keeping the old&dusty with marginal renovation or replacing it with modern&less authentic replicas. Option B was favoured in Datong ...

Datong - why?

A travel blog entry by jemmsie


... at our hotel door! So lovely!

Train Datong to Xi-an.

A hard sleeper (but they are actually soft, with bed sheets, pillow and donna). We are on the middle bunk. There is an old guy on the bottom bunk and he doesn’t like me and I don’t like him. He had no hair on his head but two bushy, long, ugly eyebrows and a grumpy looking face and annoying grumpy, whiney voice. He was part of a tour (avoid tour groups wearing red ...

Yunang Caves and the Hanging Monastery

A travel blog entry by mollyandrob


... too much for a walk at night we headed back to the hotel and got an early night as we were getting up at 6.45am to head to the Hanging Monastery the next day and get back in time for our train at 4pm to Beijing.

Day Two:

As Rob said, we got up nice and early in the freezing cold of Datong. Before we left in the taxi that was waiting for us outside, we ran and got some dumplings, some sponge cakes and some flumps, (for those of you not familiar ...


This 3 star hotel, located on No.7 Qingyuan West Street, Datong, is near Hanging Monastery, Nine Dragon Screen, Ying Xian Wooden Pagoda, and Mount Hengshan Scenic Spot.
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