Baofu Rock

On August 25, 2011, in Chinese Towns & Villages, Festivals, Mountain Areas, Shanxi, Temples, by Jack Li

Baofu Rock sited in the east and faced the west. It is 60 meters high, 50 meters deep and 180 meters long. It consists of two layers. It holds over two hundred halls and houses in its ‘stomach’. It is the unique scenery in the world. In the rock, there has Yunfeng Temple which was […]

Mian Mountain

On August 25, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Palaces, Shanxi, Temples, by Jack Li

Mian Mountain is 1.5km far from Xingdi, a small village outside Jiexiu.  There are a lot of attractions such as Baiyun (White Cloud) Nunnery, Guangyan Temple, Dicang (Ksitigarbha) Palace, Wulong (Five—dragon) Tomb and more belonging to Mian Mountain.  Climbing on the 2.5km long stone steps, you will find the Longtou (Dragon Head) Temple which is […]

Mount Emei Travel Tips

On August 25, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Sichuan, Tours, Travel Info, by Jack Li

Different scenic zones in the Mount Emei have different weather conditions if they are in different locations. Qingyin Pavilion is in the low mountain area. The trees are thick. The springs are clear. The middle mountain contains areas from Qingyin Pavilion to Mount Xixiang. The temperature there is 4℃ or 5℃ lower. You have to […]

Tagged with:  

Mount Xixiang

On August 25, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Popular Provinces, Sichuan, Waterfalls & Pools, by Jack Li

Mount Xixiang is in the middle section of Mount Emei. It is two thousand, one hundred meters above the sea level. It is said to be the place where Buddha washes white elephants. In Chinese, ‘Xixiang’ means washing elephants. At the night of the Mount Xixiang, the moonlight is clear and beautiful. The moonlight on […]

Tagged with:  

Wanfo Peak

On August 25, 2011, in Historical Relics, Mountain Areas, Popular Provinces, Sichuan, by Jack Li

Wanfo Peak is the highest peak of Mount Emei. The height of the Wanfo Peak above sea level is three thousand and nighty-nine meters. In Chinese, ‘Wanfo’ means the mountain is protected by ten thousand Buddhas. Wanfo Peak area is very natural and ecological. The attractions include; Wanfo Pavilion, Cuckoo Wood, Black Bear Gulf and […]

Tagged with:  

Qingyin Pavilion

On August 25, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Shanghai, Valleys and Scenic Spots, by Jack Li

Qingyin Pavilion is on the way to Mount Emei where visitors climb and go down the mountain. Qingyin Pavilion and Longmen Cave are called the two beauties in the Mount Emei. Opposite the Qingyin Pavilion, there are green mountains and a steam of clear water. There are two bridges one on the left and the […]

Tagged with:  

Emei Golden Peak

On August 25, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Shanghai, Valleys and Scenic Spots, by Jack Li

The Emei Golden is next to the Emei Peak. It is 3097.3 meters high. Visitors will see the beautiful sceneries of sun rise, sea of clouds, Buddha Shadow and holy light. If the weather is fine you will see the Konga Peak. The temperature in the golden peak is very low, people need more cloth […]

Tagged with:  

Baoguo Temple

On August 25, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Shanghai, Temples, by Jack Li

Baoguo Temple is located in the foot of the Mount Emei. The Guangming Mount is behind the temple and the Fenghuang Bao (a small mountain) in front of it. The temple is the largest temple in the Mount Emei and is called the first sceneryof the Mount Emei. The temple was called “Huizong Tang” in […]

Tagged with:  

Mount Emei (Emei Shan)

On August 25, 2011, in Mountain Areas, Popular Provinces, Sichuan, Valleys and Scenic Spots, by Jack Li

Mount Emei (simplified Chinese:峨眉山; traditional Chinese: 峨眉山; pinyin:é méi shān; literally “Emei Mountain”) is located in the Sichuan Province and it covers an area of 154 square kilometers. The highest peak is the Wanfo Peak, which is 3099 meters high. The mountain is splendid and it is famous for being “the most beautiful scenery in […]

Tagged with:  

Ten-mile Gallery Travel Tips

On August 25, 2011, in Guilin, Mountain Areas, Tours, Travel Info, Valleys and Scenic Spots, by Jack Li

Ten-mile Gallery in Yangshuo is the scenic spot you should not miss. It is situated in the Moon Mountain of Yangshuo. As the sceneries along the road are very beautiful and resemble pictures, so people call it as ‘Ten-mile Gallery in Yangshuo’. Its main attractions are the Mountain which resembles a dolphin is jumping out […]

Page 9 of 13« First...45678910111213