What to do in Mengla, Yunnan

[siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Widget_Media_Image”][/siteorigin_widget] Mengla County, China In our previous article, I have already talked about Mengla: county located in the deep south of the tropical Xishuangbanna Prefecture (西双版纳州 – Xishuangbanna Zhou), Yunnan Province (云南省 – Yunnan Sheng). We have given you some idea on how to better enjoy a cycle loop tour around the county, and discover…Continue reading What to do in Mengla, Yunnan

The ultimate guide to Longji rice terraces

[siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Widget_Media_Image”][/siteorigin_widget] Longji rice terraces (龙脊梯田 – Longji Titian) are located in Longsheng county (龙胜), 100 km from Guilin city in Guanxi province. The terraces, also known as Longsheng rice terraces (龙胜梯田 – Longsheng Titian) are easily reachable from Yangshuo (阳朔). For the outdoor enthusiasts, this could be a great 5 days itinerary (read more about Yangshuo…Continue reading The ultimate guide to Longji rice terraces

Houhai: China’s Hidden Paradise

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] [siteorigin_widget class=”Jetpack_MailChimp_Subscriber_Popup_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] An hidden gem in China called Houhai Most people will know China for its majestic Great Wall, the mysterious Beijing or the fearful Terracotta Warriors. However deep south, on the tropical island of Hainan, there is a hidden paradise featuring crystal clear water and golden beaches: Houhai (后海村 – Houhai cun). Houhai it’s a…Continue reading Houhai: China’s Hidden Paradise

The 5 top things to do in Yangshuo

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Hero_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] [siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Widget_Meta”][/siteorigin_widget] Yangshuo is a county located in the northeast of Guangxi (广西) near Guilin. This region is well known for the picturesque winding rivers and the majestic karts pinnacles, which have inspired many painters throughout the Chinese history. The region is now considered a climbers paradise and is also a great area…Continue reading The 5 top things to do in Yangshuo