Guilin Travel Guide, China Destinations, Travel Guide To Chinahttp://www.chinatravel.com/rssRSS-BoardSELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 647) AND (ServiceType = 15) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCGuilin Lianda Commercial PlazaTue 10 Mar 2015 4:12:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/shop/guilin-lianda-commercial-plaza/ Introduction Lianda Commercial Plaza, located in Xiangshan District of Guilin City and covering the gross floor area of 90,000 square meters, is the first Disney-esque shopping mall with garden landscape in China, integrating shopping, relaxing, entertainment and food catering. The whole shopping mall consists of five parts, including the happy home, Provencal theme store, the base of challenge, the out street and 1001 paradise. The happy home offers a convenient shopping environme...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5072) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCZijiang River RaftingTue 17 Feb 2015 0:34:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/zijiang-river-rafting/ Zijiang River is the biggest river in Ziyuan County. It originates in the southeast foot of the Cat Mount, which is the highest Peak in South China. The river runs from south to north and flow into Dongting Lake with the riverbed 100 meters wide. Tree-claded hills line along the river. Rafting on Zijiang River covers 22.5km, with 45 shoals and 31 turns. Its a thrilling experience. Rafting on the river, you will find yourself in a long passage of landscape painting. There are over 60 scenic ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5852) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCCourtyard oF Qin FamilyMon 16 Feb 2015 21:30:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/courtyard-of-qin-family/ Overview Amid the burgeoning of middle- and first-class families and businesses in China are remnants of the past and the countrys ancient traditions. These include the charming, serene Courtyard of Qin Family located around 90 kilometers from Guilin. Things to Do The Qin Family Courtyard is a prime example of Chinese age-old architecture that dates back to both Ming and Qing dynasties. The home was first owned by a Ming official who was sent into exile with his family. Per...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5750) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCFubo HillSun 15 Feb 2015 4:18:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/fubo-hill/ Fubo Hill in the naturally-blessed city of Guilin is situated on the west bank of the Li River and stands out in its neighborhood uniquely. Unlike a traditional hill of gradual gradation, Fubo Hill stands out as a large vertically rising rock in the middle of a stretch of flat land. Partially submerged in the river and partially above ground, it is 213 meters above sea level and 62 meters above ground. Measuring 120 meters long and 60 meters wide, it covers an area of 0.7 hectares. Becaus...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5057) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCWest StreetMon 19 Jan 2015 8:44:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/west-street/ History As the saying goes, The landscape in Guilin is the best in China, and the landscape in Yangshuo is the best in Guilin. The picturesque landscape in Yangshuo has attracted millions of travelers from throughout the world. In the early 1980s, foreign travelers first discovered Yangshuo County has an amazing landscape. Later more and more foreign travelers came to visit, making Yangshuo famous for its beautiful scenery. West Street, already the oldest street in Yangshuo, be...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6485) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCChinese Cooking Class in YangsuoMon 19 Jan 2015 1:47:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/chinese-cooking-class-in-yangsuo/ Besides appreciating the picturesque natural scenery and cruising on the famous Li River, foreign tourists also enjoy themselves by tasting the palatable characteristic Chinese dishes during their visit to Guilin. For those who have fancy for learning how to cook authentic Chinese dishes, its exciting to know there are some cooking schools in Yangshuo which offering Chinese cooking classes for foreigners. Thus, foreigners can learn to cook their favorite local dishes and cook for their fa...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 739) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCCormorant FishingSun 18 Jan 2015 15:25:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/cormorant-fishing/ Sitting in a big boat,sailing slowly in the river, watching the local fisherman standing with his well trained cormorants on the traditional bamboo raft with lanterns, you will see the released cormorants( tethered on the raft by a rope while not working) dive into the water and track the schools of fish which thrive in the clear river water. Once a cormorant caught a fish, he returns to the bamboo raft where the fisherman removes the catch. A ring, around the bird neck, prevents the cormoran...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5064) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCXingping Fishing VillageSun 18 Jan 2015 11:57:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/xingping-fishing-village/ Overview For many years, this quiet but picturesque fishing village more than 20 kilometers from Yangshuo took a backseat as other Chinese provinces and cities hogged the tourism spotlightuntil 1998 when the then-president Bill Clinton ended in Xingping. Since then, the world knew, and they started pouring in. Things to Do Xingping Fishing Village is often called the Old Townand rightfully so. Its been around for more than 500 years! (The actual Xingping town has seen multip...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5053) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCLi RiverSun 18 Jan 2015 5:51:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/li-river/ Li River was selected as one of the worlds top 10 watery wonders by Americas National Geographic magazine, who quoted on their official website: Chinas Li River snakes through a fairy-tale landscape of conical limestone peaks, its smooth waters exquisitely mirroring the magical scenery. The highlights of the Li River can be seen along the 84km waterway from Guilin to Yangshuo. Pinnacles covered in deep foliage (shrouded in mist on rainy days), clear water, deep ponds, dangerous shoal...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6469) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCYangshuo CountySun 18 Jan 2015 4:56:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/yangshuo-county/ Yangshuo County is famous for its picturesque landscape including the beautiful Karst limestone hills and the Li River and Yulong River with clear water. Located in the Southeast Guilin, it is 65 kilometers far from the city center of Guilin. Overview Yangshuo County (Yngshu xin in Chinese Pinyin) has a history of more than 1400 years, occupying an area of 1428 square kilometers. It was foreigners that first discovered this county in the early 1980s. The beautiful Karst hills, gorgeou...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6199) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCGudong WaterfallSun 4 Jan 2015 4:26:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/gudong-waterfall/ Gudong Waterfall Scenic Area, which is located in Daxu Town and 25 kilometers away from Guilin City, is famous for its waterfall. The beautiful Gudong Waterfall group, consisting of 13 layered cascades with different patterns, has a drop of 90 meters and the mean width of 20 meters. And the forest coverage rate of Gudong Waterfall group reaches 96%. The forest is thickly overgrown with maple trees whose leaves will turn red in autumn and look very beautiful at that time. No wonder it is known...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 731) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCGuilin MuseumSat 3 Jan 2015 12:55:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/guilin-museum/ Guilin Museum has more than 20,000 articles of relics, which are divided into ancient relics, minority and folk custom relics and revolutionary relics. The ancient relics are kept in order of time in the form of objects, records and pictures, reflecting the development and history of Guilin from the Stone Age to the Qing Dynasty. The Guangxi Minority and folk custom hall shows the minoritys daily life through the model happy festival scene and reflect the folk culture infiltration and effect ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6506) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCImpression Sanjie LiuFri 26 Dec 2014 1:52:00 GMT798lighthttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/impression-sanjie-liu/ Note: The Impression of Liu Sanjie will be closed from January 12, 2014 to February 20, 2014. It will be reopen on February 21, 2014. Impression of Sanjie Liu is a large-scale real-scene night show that originated from a traditional Zhuang peoples folk story, showing an artistic conception of harmonious co-existence between man and nature. The show combines folk music, performances, scenery and modern art together, which makes it a wonderful place to experience Zhuang peoples songs and cu...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5059) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCYulong RiverWed 10 Dec 2014 21:23:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/yulong-river/ Overview The Yulong River originates within the boundary of Lingui county with a length of 42.5km. Sceneries between the Yulong Bridge and Qinger ferry crossing is the most charming. The scenic attractions include Rhinoceros Pool, shuier scenery, the Five-finger Hill, and many others. A legend goes that a dragon from the East Sea traveled here and was attracted by the beautiful scenery and stayed. At first, he just came out at night to enjoy the beautiful but later, he couldnt help co...]]>Yangshuo Top RestaurantsMon 1 Dec 2014 21:29:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/restaurant/yangshuo-top-restaurants/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5074) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBaoding WaterfallSat 22 Nov 2014 6:18:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/baoding-waterfall/ Overview Several kilometers away from the city center of Guilin is one of Chinas heavens, made up of a scenic mountain, a serene lake, and a gushing waterfall. All the sights and sounds combine to create a visual rhythm that truly delights senses. Things to Do One of the main highlights in your trip to Ziyuan County is the Baoding waterfall. The falls isnt a new discovery as it has long been documented by ancient Chinese travelers and note takers, and if one has to take the old f...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5068) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCLongsheng Hot SpringsSat 22 Nov 2014 6:18:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/longsheng-hot-springs/ Overview If you have plans to visit the city of Guilin in China, you must not miss the Longsheng Hot Spring National Park which is sited at the upper valley of the Sangjiang River and 129 kilometers roughly from the Guilin city. The Longsheng County is also just 29 kilometers away. The park spans around an area of 10 square kilometers and has been a favored destination for leisure tourists for quite a few years. Why Longsheng Park has been consistently one of the most sought-afte...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5080) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCXiongshen Bear and Tiger Mountain VillaSat 22 Nov 2014 6:18:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/xiongshen-bear-and-tiger-mountain-villa/ Overview In China everything and everyone has a place to call home. For some of its endemic wild animals such as black bears and tigers, it is known as Xiongshen Bear and Tiger Mountain Village. Things to Do The Xiongshen Bear and Tiger Mountain Village has been around for quite some time and has thus accumulated thousands of fans in the country as well as the rest of the world. For many years, it has grown to being more than just a zoo. Its also a breeding facility, as well as...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5850) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCGuilin Dragon Boat FestivalSat 22 Nov 2014 6:17:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/guilin-dragon-boat-festival/ Dragon Boat Festival, or the Duanwujie, is on the fifth day of the fifth month of Chinese lunar calendar. It is a custom to have Dragon Boat racing every 5 years. It was originally a festival to memorize a great poet, Quyuan, who was also a patriot 2000 years ago, but it is also believed that the celebration of Dragon Boat Racing may bring a good harvest and a peaceful river. A lot of fire works will be played, sacrifice of rice dumpling will be offered to the God of Dragon, and the locals wi...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 750) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCNanxishan Hill ParkSat 22 Nov 2014 6:16:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/nanxishan-hill-park/ Nanxishan Hill Park, with Nanxishan Hill at its core and the Nanxi River passing through, is located in south Guilin, just 1 kilometer from the railway station. Also nearby is the Guilin Art Gallery and the celebrated Heishan Botanical Garden with its many dazzling florals. Giving the park its name, Nanxishan Hill stands at an altitude of 291 meters with its 2 peaks erecting facing each other, another example of the Guilin areas infamous natural gifts. Longji Pavilion between the 2 peaks ...]]>