Baopu Park

On August 25, 2011, in Chinese Towns & Villages, Cultural Experience, Guilin, Parks & Gardens, by Jack Li

Located at the foot of DragonHornMountain, the designers constructed a quadrangle in the Baopu Park to provide a place for the school graduates to talk about old days and the teenagers’ better understanding of Chinese history.  Covering an area of over 200sqm, relying on the picturesque scenery, the Baopu Park becomes a comprehensive spot which […]

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Small Water Village

On August 24, 2011, in Chinese Towns & Villages, Ethnic Group Flavors, Lakes, Yunnan, by Jack Li

The Small Water Village is in the north of the Lugu Lake. The village is surrounded by hills in three directions and faces a valley in the north direction. The Small Water Village is the last village along the Lugu Lake in Yunnan Province. The boundary line of the Yunnan and Sichuan is at the […]

Longqing Gorge

On August 24, 2011, in Beijing, Chinese Towns & Villages, Other Regions, Rivers & Gorges, by Jack Li

Longqing Gorge is located by Gucheng River in the northwest of Gucheng Village, which is 10 miles to the northeast of Yanqing County in Beijng and 85 miles away from Beijing unban area. In the ancient time, Longqing Gorge was called “Ancient City with Nine Curves”. The water ssource came from the eastern foot of […]

Longji Terrace Travel Tips

On August 23, 2011, in Activities, Chinese Towns & Villages, Guilin, Travel Info, by Jack Li

Terraces can be seen here and there, but it is rare to see such large-scale and extensive terraces as Longji Terrace. In Longji Terrace tourist area, hiking is very popular. When go hiking and search for attractions in stockaded villages, many branch roads would appear, so you have to remember to go along flagstone walk. […]

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Golden Hole Hongyao Terrace

On August 23, 2011, in Chinese Towns & Villages, Guilin, Nature Scenery, by Jack Li

Golden Hole Hongyao Terrace is located in Dazhai Village, named after the gold in it. The topography of Golden Hole is like a huge “Sky Hole” as well as a ground convered by a round roof. When you stand in the deep hole and look up around, you will see the thousand meters high “hole […]

JinzhuZhuang Village

JinzhuZhuang Village is famous for golden bamboo groves and is regarded as the first of the thirteen villages of Longji. 80 families and 450 people live in JinzhuZhuang Village, which is a typical village of the Zhuang nationality and is known as “the first village in BeiZhuang”. In 1992, JinzhuZhuang Village was accredited as a […]

Huangluo Yao Village

Huangluo Yao Village is located along the Jinjiang River. Here live 60 families and 400 people, who are all HongYao nationality. The women here all wear long raven hair. You can see women whose hair can brush against the surface of road everywhere. The longest hair is as long as 1.81 meter, so this village […]

The Ancient City of Lijiang Travel Tips

Best Seasons to visit the Ancient City of Lijiang The Climate in Lijiang is mild all the year round, except July and August. Because it rains a lot, the weather in Lijiang at that period of time will be quiet cold. Generally speaking, you only need to wear a T-shirt during the day time, and […]

The Ancient City of Lijiang

The Ancient City of Lijiang is situated on the upper reaches of Jinshajiang River and is hometown to the Qiang people and the Naxi people. The City, 2,400 metres above sea level, is the central city of the Lijiang Naxi Autonomous County. Its rich history, vivid culture and gorgeous natural scenery make it one of […]

Jieba Village

On August 16, 2011, in Chinese Towns & Villages, Ethnic Group Flavors, Tibet, by Jack Li

You will be a little amazed when you arrive at Linzhi, even if you have been to Lhasa or Mount Everest. The unsophisticated and archaic primitivity is also a point where lead people into the interesting part of Ba Songcuo Lake. Tibetans who live in Gongbu Jiangda County are called “Gongbu People”(means people who live […]

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