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Our Travel Blog is the place to share our real life, travel experiences in China with you. Besides, we will provide information related to Chinese culture and China travel guide. "A bosom friend afar brings a distant land near." Traveling makes us to be closer, let's discover China together!

  • One day essence Tulou tour in Hongkeng, Yongding

    One day essence Tulou tour in Hongkeng, Yongding

    Yongding Tulou (earth building) of Xiamen is unique rural dwellings of the Hakka people in Fujian Province. Tulou is a gem in Chinese architecture for its long history, distinct styles, magnificent scale and exquisite structure. In total, there are about 360 circular Tulou and more than 4000 circular ones in Yongding.More>>

    2014-07-30 | China travel Guide

  • A Cultural Tour in South Anhui: Hongcun - Xiuli - Bishan

    A Cultural Tour in South Anhui: Hongcun - Xiuli - Bishan

    South Anhui Province is known to travelers for its historic villages, famous Hongcun, Xidi, and many other unknown Xiuli, Bishan, Nanping, Guanlu. all of them were built in Ming and Qing dynasties in typical Hui-style: white walls, black tiles, standing by the water and elegantly mirrored in it. The comfortable beauty of such picture captivates many tourists.More>>

    2014-07-24 | China travel Guide

  • Right time for right place – China’s most beautiful sites in July

    Right time for right place – China’s most beautiful sites in July

    July is the hottest time in China, and a small tourism peak packed with travellers. To beat the crowds and see beautiful sceneries simultaneously, you need some other recommendations. In right time to visit right places, you will get surprising experiences.More>>

    2014-07-16 | China travel Guide

  • Famous Historical Cities Along New World Heritage The Grand Canal

    Famous Historical Cities Along New World Heritage The Grand Canal

    On June 22 at the 38th World Heritage Convention in Qatars capital Doha, the World Heritage Committee approved Chinas declaration of the Grand Canal, and Chinas united declaration with Kazakhstan and Kyrghyzstan of the Silk Road to be world heritages. World Heritage Committee considers Chinas Grand Canal is the worlds longest and oldest artificial watercourse, and the largest civil engineering project before the industrial revolution.More>>

    2014-07-11 | China travel Guide

  • Intoxicating Guiyang, Offers A Cool Summer without Scorching Sun

    Intoxicating Guiyang, Offers A Cool Summer without Scorching Sun

    Guiyang, inhabited by more than 20 minorities, is a city of deep breath of life and local characteristics. For those travel to Guiyang for the first time, food maybe the primary theme, the specialty Fish in Sour Soup, fried bean curd, deep-fried bean curd balls and potatoes in high streets and back lanesHowever, Guiyang, also known as a summer resort, is more than that and definitely a superb choice to get away scorching sun for a cool summer vacation. More>>

    2014-07-03 | China travel Guide

  • To encounter nonconventional sites in Guilin - a different but splendid tour

    To encounter nonconventional sites in Guilin - a different but splendid tour

    When it comes to Guilin, you may figure out the elegant karst landscape of Li River, the poetic idyllic scenery in Yangshuo, the amazing winding terraced fields in Longsheng....however, Guilin and its surrounding counties offer more choices than that for a dissimilar Guilin tour other than the fixed itineraries on ads.More>>

    2014-06-26 | China travel Guide

  • A visit of Kaiping watchtowers in China’s Guangdong Province

    A visit of Kaiping watchtowers in China’s Guangdong Province

    The first time got to know watchtowers in Guangdong was from the famous Chinese film Let the Bullets Fly, and I was shocked not only by the story but also by some architecture in it. They combine both the Chinese and western building styles including ancient Greek, Roman and Islamic ones, simple but revealing the deep sense of history.More>>

    2014-06-20 | China travel Guide

  • A Bite of China II - Three Meals, fluctuate diversified paces of life

    A Bite of China II - Three Meals, fluctuate diversified paces of life

    Chinese eat breakfast since Han Dynasty 2000 years ago. Hereafter, most areas of the country eat three meals a day, a reasonable system for both life and production. Though eat three meals a day is a common diet habit for all mankind, the three meals in China fluctuate diversified paces of life and mold multiple sentiment of life.More>>

    2014-06-11 | China travel Guide