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Last day amongst the Karst Mountains

For our last morning in the area we hopped on bikes to get a last sight of the scenery.
We first sopped at a lotus flower field to take photos of the pink flowers. 166 more words

Mainland China

The ancient city of Xi'an

I said goodbye to Laura in Tai’an and boarded the slow train to Xi’an at 16:40, which would take fifteen hours. I had heard tales of trouble where train travel in China is concerned, but I had no trouble in boarding the train and finding my bed. 707 more words


Karst Mountains of Xingping

The following day we took the bus to XingPing, further up the Li River as the landscape is supposed to be the nicest in that area, however the weather was overcast, ruining my hopes of amazing sunset photographs. 413 more words


My First Train Across China's Interior

Shanghai Honqiao Railway Station

Boarding the first train.

Like an airplane, but more comfortable.

Flying along at 300km/hour

One of many stations we passed through on our 1500km journey to Guilin… 236 more words


Guilin and Yangshou - karst mountain sights!

From the rice terraces we took the bus straight to Guilin – a big city where I (Rachel) needed to see the dentist to finish sorting out my wisdom tooth problems. 284 more words


Four days in Guilin and Yangshuo - Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region - PRC - March 2013

Two beautiful cities in Guangxi Region – Guilin & Yangshuo

Even before I arrived in China, friends had told me about two places I ‘must’ visit – Guilin and Yangshuo..it took me nearly two and a half years, whilst living in China to get there but I finally did and I must say it was definitely worth it.   1,407 more words

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