Tongren, China

Travel Blogs from Tongren

Tongren Travel Blogs (18)
Sickness on the Road, Tongren, China travel blog

Sickness on the Road

A travel blog entry by bethverde

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Disaster. Dan is sick. Fever, chills. Urgent bathroom visits. We're in a beautiful town, Tongren, but staying in the nastiest hotel in China. Mold on the ceiling, wall paper in shreds. Only one precarious electrical outlet already supplying the ...

Temple Tours, Tongren, Qinghai, China travel blog

Temple Tours

A travel blog entry by bethverde

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... , in Ningxia province. Goodbye, Tibet. * * * What it cost: Taxi from Tongren to the Wutun Si: 15 RMB Taxi from Wutun Si to Tongren: 2 RMB (guess I didn't bargain very well the first time) Entrance to Wutun upper: 26 RMB Thangka: From 200 RMB ...

Thangka Town in Qinghai, Tongren, China travel blog

Thangka Town in Qinghai

A travel blog entry by michellendave


... .  At 3:30, we pulled into the gated bus station in Tóngrén. We made our way to the street and asked for the Tongren Holiday hotel. We were pointed to the bus station yard. 'Not that hotel, we want the Holiday hotel", Dave replied. "Take a taxi", ...

Qinghai Province and the foothills of Tibet, Tongren, China travel blog

Qinghai Province and the foothills of Tibet

A travel blog entry by clairedonze


... my shortcomings here :) We stayed in a little town called Tongren for two nights. The three hour drive from the train station to Tongren was beautiful! Technically where we were was desert, but it wasn't like any desert I have ever seen before. The road ...