The beautiful city called Qingdao

On June 29, 2011, in Adventure Trip, China Travel Gossip, Qingdao, Tips & Ideas, by Jack Li

Qingdao is known by some of the Chinese community as one of the most beautiful and cleanest city in China. The population is about three million in total making it the one of the biggest cities in the Shandong Province. Qingdao city is full of historical, informational, and educational museum as well as many famous […]

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The Lama Temple

On June 21, 2011, in Adventure Trip, Beijing, Cool Places, Cultural Experience, by Jack Li

Travel to Beijing to day and visit one of the many historical sites in the city. Lama temple also known as the palace of peace and harmony is both a temple and a school of Tibetan Buddhism located in the northeast of Beijing. This temple is one of the largest and most important Tibetan Buddhist […]

Urumqi, “in the Hearth of the Silk Road”

On June 21, 2011, in Adventure Trip, More Cities, Xinjiang, by Jack Li

The city of Urumqi is the capital of the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, under the administration of People’s Republic of China, counting 2.5 million habitants. Urumqi has the characteristic to be the most inland city in the world, being the furthest location on earth from any ocean. The population is a mix of two major […]

Gansu and its many Wonders!!

On June 20, 2011, in Adventure Trip, Cool Places, Must-sees, Tips & Ideas, Tours, Transportation, by Jack Li

Gansu Province is positioned between Qinghai, Tibet and Inner Mongolia it is about 4,900 feet above sea level. Being a part of northwestern China, Gansu covers all of 175,289 square mile with a population of 24 million. The capital is Lanzhou. On the west of Lanzhou and the Yellow River the well-known “Hexi Corridor,” this […]

Dunhuang, “the city of the tousand Buddhas”

On June 17, 2011, in Adventure Trip, Other Regions, Valleys and Scenic Spots, by Jack Li

The city, located in the Gansu province in northwest China,  is accessible thanks to the Dunhuang city Airport located 9 miles east of the city centre. It is possible to fly there from Beijing Lanzhou, Urumqi and Xian, flights available on China Flights. Duhuang was firstly established by emperor Wudi during the Han Dynasty in 111BC […]

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Kashgar, “in between the West and the East”

Located close to the southwest border of the Xinjiang, it is the extreme west of China, famous for its connection purpose between two branches of the ancient Silk Road, the road from Eastern and Central China branches out to both the north and south of the Taklamakan Desert. The locals are characterized by a blend […]

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Turpan, “the western aspect of China”

The city is situated on the north-central Uygur of Xinjiang, northwest China. It is located almost 112 miles southeast of the city Urumqi (3 hours by train), on the northern border of the deep depression between the Bogda Mountains. It is very difficult to get to this remote place; the best suggestion is to book […]

Wulingyuan, “the perfect heaven”

On June 16, 2011, in Adventure Trip, China Travel Gossip, Parks & Gardens, by Jack Li

The park also known as Zhangjiajie, covers an area of almost 243 square miles, the park is characterized by stunning karts pillars of sandstone, covered with sub-tropical rainforest, but the element that adds more mystery to the area is the constant fog which obscure the view. The latter is mainly due to its very humid […]

Dàzú Shíkè = Dazu Rock Carvings

Dazu is an area containing steep hillsides of an extraordinary series of rock carvings dating from the 9th to the 13th century. They are extraordinary for their artistic quality, their rich diversity of subject matter, both secular and religious, and the light that they shed on everyday life in China during this period. They provide […]

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Xi’an-The capital of the past

After the two main cities Beijing and Shanghai, tourists cannot miss out Xian which is certainly one of the main China destinations. It is possible to get there with the night train from Beijing which provides beds during the trip or for those who are looking for an easier way to get there flights are […]