Tag: South China

CHINA, TRAVEL GEAR

Travel Gear for explorers in South China

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CHINA, DESTINATIONS

An Ultimate Guide to Guangzhou for explorers

Many countries in the world have one center- a political, demographic, historical or cultural core. Usually, it is their capital and the area around it. But some larger countries have two, three or even more such centers (cores). One of them is China. Its capital is Beijing, and it is one of the “cores” of the country- the “core of…

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CHINA, TRAVEL GUIDES AND STORIES

TREKKING IN CHUANDIDING, GUANGDONG PROVINCE

Currently we are living in China, Guangdong province, the northern part…
When I settled in China for longer time, I wanted to make some more serious trekking in some Chinese mountain. But my Chinese friends always guided me to some “mountain parks”, with entrance fee, park alleys, benches, trash bins, “ancient” pagodas (built few years ago), small shops with souvenirs, and in some higher mountains- with lifts, horse or camel riding, and many other tourist attractions. And of course, especially during the holiday, it is always crowded with people.
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