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Jackie and the Rice Terraces

Having visited this particular region a few years back, I wasn’t too keen on going again, but using it as a starting point to begin our journey into the mountainous region of Guilin, it only made sense. 495 more words

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The Zhuang And Yao people

Coordinates 25° 45′ 30.6″ N, 110° 7′ 12.72″ E

In northeast Guangxi, China, about 100 kilometres from Guilin, you will find the Longsheng Rice Terraces with the… 11 more words

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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

Longsheng Terraces

Coordinates 25° 45′ 30.6″ N, 110° 7′ 12.72″ E

In northeast Guangxi, China, about 100 kilometres from Guilin, you will find the Dragon Backbone Rice Terraces… 13 more words

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Guilin The Fairland - Part 3

We are all moved into our new apartment!  It was a rough few days of scrubbing and painting and more scrubbing, but we’re here now, and very happy to be in our cozy new (mold-free) place!  1,462 more words

China: The Land of Mystique

The world’s most populous country is also one of the world’s most cultured countries. It’s been the inspiration for thousands of stories through the years and is home to some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. 890 more words

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Perfect Places: Longsheng Rice Terraces

Today’s Perfect Place is the Longsheng Rice Terraces, also known as the Dragon’s Backbone, in Guangxi province, China. Located about 2 hours drive from Guilin, these terraces are a haven of tranquility, visited by a relatively small number of tourists. 278 more words

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