Tag: China

CHINA, DESTINATIONS

Exploring Amnye Machen, a lonely icy giant on the Great Tibetan Plateau

Far, far away, deep in the highest land on the Earth, there is an endless sea of grass. Large plains and valleys with curving rivers and lakes are followed by rolling hills and mountain passes. Sometimes, yak herds can be seen, scattered somewhere in the cold and fresh emptiness. While you wander on this vast land, suddenly a giant icy…

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CHINA, DESTINATIONS

Trekking in Genyen Mountain, in the heart of Eastern Tibet

Have you been on several days (and longer) mountain trekking, in a wild and harsh highland? Not in some famous mountains like the Alps, or popular national parks like Yosemite or Banff? Here I mean trekking in a remote, off the beaten area, in a place with almost no tourists. A place, bringing a feeling like you are walking on…

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CHINA, DESTINATIONS

KANGDING- The most romantic city in China

While the relationship between lovers is alive, people will always look for romantic places to spend their holiday. Many of them are aiming at famous cities like Paris, Venice, or some exotic beaches in places like Maldives, Caribbeans, Thailand, Bali or Bora-Bora. But not too many people have heard about the most romantic city in China. And can’t even imagine…

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CHINA, DESTINATIONS

Travel on Duku Highway in Xinjiang, China- a journey on a heavenly road

There are some roads, called “heavenly roads” by travelers. If you see a road map, these roads don’t appear to be different than every other road in the country. Their official names like G318, G219, G314 or N35 have nothing impressive. But the lands that these roads pass through are so incredibly beautiful and full of stunning landscapes so that…

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