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Qinghai Lake/青海湖

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One of the most well-known places to explore in Qinghai would undoubtedly be Qinghai Lake. It’s also one of the most congested places, depending on what time of year you go. 363 more words

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Cycling 'round the Qinghai lake #09

Day 5. It ain’t ending so long as you keep going.

We found ourselves a great hotel at the price of 100 CNY per room. It’d turned dark when I got the ID document done and checked in. 1,788 more words

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Cycling 'round the Qinghai lake #08

Day 4. Huajuan, best food on earth.

A huajuan (花卷, roughly pronounced hua giuan, literally meaning patterned wrap), is also prepared by steaming a dough. 1,737 more words

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Cycling 'round the Qinghai lake #07

Day 4. 145 km.

We left the hotel at 7 am for breakfast. Like the day before, I ordered a huajuan – another variety of steamed bread – to go. 1,423 more words

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Cycling 'round the Qinghai lake #06

Day 3. Caka salt lake.

I haven’t introduced my new teammates. Sorry about that. In fact, I didn’t get to see them much till Dark Horse River. 1,213 more words

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Cycling 'round the Qinghai lake #05

Day 2. Nerding about in the alone time.

Banzhang had forwarded me contact info for three groups that left for Jiangxi Valley that morning. Minutes after I put out a request, a group responded and took me in, which became my new team for the rest of the journey. 1,819 more words

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Cycling 'round the Qinghai lake #04

Day 1. Alti-sick1.

In case you’re thinking about taking the tour, there’s no need to worry about accommodations, eatery, or supplies. The tour’s a quite developed industry now and there’s a town every 40-50 km for food, medicine, and rest. 1,713 more words

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