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Guilin Series 1

In August we took a family trip to Guilin and surrounding area, a must-see for anybody staying in China according to our friends.

We got great tickets on Spring Air, a domestic budget airline, although the travel experience led our Second Oldest to later describe the airplane as a “trashcan with wings.” … 194 more words



This is a Chinese fan from a stall in Gui Lin


Guilin....rice terraces and relaxation.

Enough of Chengdu already. For the past few days we have been based in Guilin after another 1.5 hour flight approx from Chengdu. Once we’d got past the serious issue of Joyce’s passport/ticket mismatch again (this time Elena had to get the airline to change the booking before a boarding pass could be issued..) we were allowed onto the Air China plane. 1,107 more words

Guilin Second Time: Cave and Ski lift and Traffic!

We took advantage of another stop in our “hub” city of Guilin to see a couple more sites. With a driver we headed first to the Reed Flute Cave which is a VERY developed large lime stone cave that has clearly been seriously terraformed for ease of tour access. 1,681 more words


Guilin var helt utrolig vakkert. Det et en “småby” oppi fjellet i Kina der det bare bor ca 1 million mennesker. Byen ligger mellom fjellknatter, og mange flotte elver og innsjøer. 91 more words

China - South to North Video Compilation

Music used without permission: Little May – Boardwalks



I was shocked by the number of fish