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Daocheng

'An astonishing happiness welled up in me, but I could not define it. Everything was so new, so utterly unprecedented.' -- Maurice HerzogAt an average elevation of 3800 meters, Daocheng, also called 'Dabpa' in Tibetan, is located in Southwest Sichuan, close to the border of Northwest Yunnan. Although Daocheng is renowned for Yading's spectacular mountain scenery, the scenery around Daocheng is also worth…
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Muslim Quarter - Xi'an gourmet trip

Muslim Street is known near and far for its variety of characteristic Muslim food and snacks such as roasted beef, roasted fish, pancakes and shredded cakes in mutton and beef soup along with some quaint…
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Helan Mountains

Helan Mountains' clouds of thick and thin mist rising from the bottom of the mountain makes it an attractive tourist spot. The rock paintings along with rare animals, plants and rich minerals.
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Chadianzi Bus Station - Chengdu

Chadianzi Bus Station is situated near Yangxi flyover, on the northwest of Chengdu's third ring road. Constructed on the site of the old Ximen Bus Station, this bus station is long-established and well equipped.Routes from the Chadianzi station mainly run to the famous scenic spots and Tibetan areas to the north and west of Sichuan province, including the famous Wolong Panda Reserve, Tibetan Danba County,…
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Yunnan and Sichuan highway to Tibet

There are two main routes through Sichuan to Lhasa, a northern route and a southern route. Both routes take an superlative scenery. The northern route offers a range of scenery from forested alpine country to the high plateau of the Changtang and passes many large monasteries; the southern route is lower, wilder and more alpine, passing fewer towns and monasteries and stunning lakes.The northern route to…
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Samding Monastery

On the shores of Yamdrok Tso, Samding sits around 10km east of Nangartse. The monastery is sited on a ridge that separates the northern arm of the lake from Dumo-tso, a smaller lake between the northern and southern arms of Yamdrok-tso. It provides excellent views of the Dumo plain and the mountains to the south. ou can walk here from Nangartse in about 2 hours.Samding is noted for the unusual fact that it…
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