I booked into the Holiday Inn in the old town Schuhe. I was quite disappointed, as an Accor member and expecting better, the room was quite dirty. The best thing was that it was quite large, with a large bed, TV, and bathroom was ok. Be prepared to sleep on boards, just covered with a couple ... Details
I am a local in Tianjin. In past several years, I had been working in Beijing. Unfortunately, I never visit the Temple Fair. What a pity! I was planning to watch a movie in the morning and then visit the temple fair held at the ancient cultural street. But my friend told me that temple fair there was ... Details
I am a Malaysian passport holder and bought a return flight from Kuala Lumpur - Los Angeles using China Eastern Airlines. The only reason I chose CE - it was reasonable cheap compared to other airlines.
Before flying I have enquired on all required documentation ie visas for my transit in Shanghai ... Details
On Oct. 12, 2012, 24th Fragrant Hills Red Leaf Festival kicked off. This year’s red leaf festival will last from Oct. 12 to Nov. 11, 2012, 31 days in all, which is the longest in history. It is estimated that 1.5 million tourists will visit Fragrant Hills Park during the red leaf festival.
As ... Details
Time to go back to Lijiang! We contacted the car driver yesterday and he promised to pick us up at the Mosuo Museum near our hostel. We were a bit worried that he would drive his small car to bring us back to Lijiang. Luckily, he drove a van that could accommodate 20 passengers this time.
We ... Details
In the early morning, we strolled in the town to seek a bike rental shop. We visited 3 bike rental shops but they charged CNY 30 per bike. We thought it was too expensive and then headed to the bike rental shop near the North Gate. A bike cost CNY 15 per day. Good! What’s more, the bikes ... Details
It was the first time that I had encountered this phrase “Gap Year” when I read a book written by a Chinese guy called Sun Dongchun. He worked in Guangzhou after graduating from college. At the end of 2006, he decided to travel abroad alone. His original was to travel outside for three months. ... Details
My dad wanted to see 'Sunlight Rock' so that he went up very early headed there.
After breakfast, we packed up our luggage and checked out. We took ferry back to Xiamen ... Details
It has been a long time since my last visit to Jiuzhaigou with my parents. After last visit to Jiuzhaigou, my parents have noticed that traveling is very interesting.
This June, my parents told me that they couldn’t stay at home anymore. “It is too boring”, they said. See? ... Details
We are Malaysians. This field report is to express our 1 week travel experience for any first time visitor to prepare themselves. In our opinion, this report is valid for perhaps not more than 6months from May 2012 in view of Shanghai fast moving pace. All prices quoted is in Renminbi (¥) or locally ... Details