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Granite cliffs, decorated with twisted pines, winding paths and bizarre forms of stones (Anhui Province)
Getting there: by train: Hangzhou – Tunxi (district of Huangshan) – 400 yuan (1,530 UAH), Shanghai-Tunxi (district of Huangshan) – 300 yuan (1,140 UAH); by plane: Beijing-Tunxi (Huangshan district) – 1,500 yuan (5,740 UAH).
When to go: September-October.
What to see: Huangshan Gate, Sihai Canyon, etc. Continue reading
In the Middle Kingdom there are places that will not leave anyone indifferent. Most of them are definitely on the visiting lists of professional travelers. And even if it is not easy to get there, what you see will exceed all expectations. After reviewing my list of places required to visit in China, you will be surprised, since there are no popular Shanghai and Beijing in it. My list is about another, still little-known China, even for tourists. And before I talk about it in detail, I will explain how to get to China and what to expect from it. Continue reading
The desert of white sands is probably the most unusual desert in the world. Unusual as its color and material. White expanses look like snow dunes, but in reality it is plaster. Animals and plants that have adapted to life here are few. The total area of the desert is about 280 kilometers. The desert is visited by many tourists, a proposal was made to include it on the UNESCO World Heritage List, but this is not possible due to military bases located nearby. Continue reading