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Travel Blogs from Huangshan
... gave us a nice view back up the mountain. At one point Daniel and I noticed a sign "the best view on Mount Huangshan", this was definitely a lie as we looked into thick trees! At the bottom we all caught up and then split again with Brendon and Toon heading to see the town and the rest of us heading for the World Famous Huangshan Hot Springs. These were truly fantastic, I cannot stress this enough! It could be due to all ...
... and ticket offices. So we eventually (with the help of Brendon speaking Chinese!) worked out that we bought tickets there and went into what looked like a cable car building to get a bus to the starting temple from which you walked. From the temple it was indeed then clear which staircase to take! The stairs were steep and unrelenting; suddenly the "only 15km" seemed huge. We wandered up, enjoying the views until we were in the cloud and the rain was pouring down. This weather ...
... to watch it on youku! James Cameron came to Huangshan and got his inspiration for Avatar here. Then parts of the movie were filmed here and in Zhangjiajie, China. Really cool to watch this from our little room having just conquered the mountain together.
Jane's alarm went off twice in the middle of the night. We all thought it was 4:30 AM when it did go off, because we planned to wake up for sunrise... merrrrr.... When 4:30 did come around I was not ...
... be claimed by some religion. Huang Qian wondered out loud why Huangshan, presumably China’s most famous mountain, was left unclaimed.
As we climbed up, we discovered why Huangshan is neither Buddhist nor Daoist: it’s evil. It is completely unsacred. Sisyphus had a more comfortable mountain climbing experience. Every time we victoriously reached the top icy step of a mountain staircase, gasping for breath, we would turn only ...
Got up at 5 this morning to watch the sunrise over the mountains. To our surprise so did lots of other people! It was beautiful and worth making the effort. After breakfast we began the trek back to the cable car...more stairs!