City Home Inn (Baoding Lianchi South Main Street)
Travel Blogs from Baoding
... central government set up Baoding Shire here. During the early ages of the establishment of PRC in 1949, Baoding acted as the capital city of Hebei Province.
♥Physical Features: Lying along the east foot of the northern part of Taihang Mountains, the terrain of Baoding inclines from the northwest to southeast and is mainly comprised of the western mountain area and eastern plain. In the east of the plain, ...
... overflow with water
whenever we went down the rapids so she bailed while I steered. I took my camera with me in a plastic bag,
but I was still worried losing it or getting it wet so I had to hold it over my
head down all the rapids and hold on with my free hand.
At the bottom of the rapid all the boats get
grouped together as they slowly trickle down to the next downfall. Most boats need some bailing ...
Unfortunately this was far too foggy/misty a day to really see the best of the beauty of this place, imagine the Three Sisters as shadows in the mist in an early morning and that's what it was like here. Quite interesting historical place here though as 5 Chinese soldiers sacrificed ...
... and thrill living such experiences.
The fog was in full E F F E C T today and you'd be lucky to see 50 metres ahead of you. Bit worried if this weather continues for the next couple weeks as many of my sights are dependent on clear weather to fully appreciate them. Plus smaller rural county cities in places like this in Shanxi and Hebei ...
... it, so I caught a taxi instead after negotiating a not so cheap price.
Once there I was quite tired and it was pretty late as the day hadn't worked out as planned due to the delays/no bus from fog so I was a bit rushed to see the tombs before dark (and get back to my hotel in Baoding as well). Anyway finally managed to see them and it was a bit underwhelming really, as I knew that whilst the tombs were real ...
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The Crossing of Yuhua West Road amd West Xiaguan Street, Beishi District, Baoding | Motel