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 = 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 = 5072) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCZijiang River RaftingSat 22 Nov 2014 6:18:00 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 = 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 ...]]>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 YangsuoSat 22 Nov 2014 5:43:00 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 = 728) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCSeven Star ParkSat 22 Nov 2014 4:29:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/seven-star-park/ Seven Stars Park is situated on the eastern side of the Li River, near the city of Guilin, Guangxi Province. The park could also be called Ursa Major (Great Bear), the constellation whose seven brightest stars form what is termed the Big Dipper in the U.S., the Plough in Britain, the Great Cart (Grosser Wagen) in Germany, Karls Cart in Scandinavia (i.e., Karlsvognen/ Karlsvagnen/ Karlsvogna/ in Denmark/ Sweden/ Norway), and the Saucepan (Steelpannetje) in Dutch. In eastern Asia, including in ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1809) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCChanggang VillageSat 22 Nov 2014 2:43:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/changgang-village/ Overview The Southern Silk Road opened China to the rest of the world and paved the way for its economic sustainability during the early parts of its history, and many places had benefited in its discovery. One of these is the tiny Changgang Village. Things to Do Changgang Village belongs to Lingchun County and is situated in a mountain that spans more than 8 kilometers. The community is incredibly old, having been around for around 500 years and has lived through the Qing D...]]>Painted fansSun 16 Nov 2014 9:18:00 GMTchinatravelhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/product/painted-fans/Old Duck stewed with baiguo FruitSat 15 Nov 2014 10:19:00 GMTsunnyhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/food/old-duck-stewed-with-baiguo-fruit/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 3372) AND (ServiceType = 16) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCSharon's CoffeeSat 15 Nov 2014 4:50:00 GMTThe Guilin Expathttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/restaurant/sharon's-coffee/This place rocks! Excellent western food, great atmosphere, relaxing location. Home made soups, sandwiches, stews. Good selection of drinks, reasonable prices. ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5079) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCTemple of General GuanyuFri 14 Nov 2014 23:54:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/temple-of-general-guanyu/ The Temple of General Guanyu was first built in 1603 to commemorate General Guanyu, the famous general of the State of Shu in the period of the Three Kingdom in China. The temple had been reconstructed and renovated for several times. It was all built up of wood and brick walls. No front door, the entrance is at the west side. The temple ground covers an area of 2,100square meters, 1033 square meters of building occupation. Enclosed in the temple are such buildings as the stage of p...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5073) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCWupaihe RaftingFri 14 Nov 2014 8:28:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/wupaihe-rafting/ Catching up with nature by drifting along Wupai River Situated in Ziyuan County, 107 kilometers southwest of Guilin, and running along Cat Mountain, the highest mountain in southwest China, Wupai River is an ideal destination for those who enjoy outdoor activities and adventure. Clear rapid waters, thick forests, minority traditional villages, scenic green mountains and waterfalls make rafting in Wupai River an unforgettable experience. The river is also popular among locals, who usually ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5070) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCQingshitan ReservoirFri 14 Nov 2014 6:13:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/qingshitan-reservoir/ Overview Qingshitan Reservoir was named after the colossal 600 million cu.meter reservoir, the largest to exist in the whole of Guangxi. Aside being the water source of irrigation and a device of flood protection, the area soon developed into a tourist resort owing to its resplendent scenery and prominent seasonal pattern. A slice of heaven on earth, the Qingshitan Reservoir area literally responds to nature through the facial transformation with the change of season.With mountai...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 734) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCWestern Hill ParkFri 14 Nov 2014 5:59:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/western-hill-park/ Overview Situated 2 kilometers west of the city of Guilin, West Hill Park is the second largest park in Guilin, after Seven Star Park, covering an area of 2 square kilometers. Despite its size and beauty, the fact that it is set outside the city makes this park less popular among tourists. Hop on a bus (numbers 3, 14 and 29 serve the park, ticket costs 1 Yuan-0.16 Us dollars) and get a chance to enjoy its 12 peaks, ancient Buddhist statues, lake, caves and museum away from annoying and lo...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5056) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCLiusanjie landscape GardenFri 14 Nov 2014 5:57:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/liusanjie-landscape-garden/ In this garden visitors can see the scenes of the film Liusanjie reappear and experience the life of Zhuang, Tong, Yao and Miao Nations. Besides, there are rare nightscapes, magnificent water screen, colorful fountains, blue crescent moon and dreamlike song market. The peaceful path will lead you to the Caiyue Cave where the laser statue of Sanjie Liu is shown, feeding visitorssight. The Speculate Garden has many scenic spots, such as, the statue of the Third Sister Liu, Banyan, the platform ...]]>New Kowloon RestaurantThu 13 Nov 2014 17:30:00 GMTlascahttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/restaurant/new-kowloon-restaurant/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 3424) AND (ServiceType = 16) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCGuilin Islamic RestaurantSun 9 Nov 2014 22:51:00 GMTfadrihttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/restaurant/guilin-islamic-restaurant/Guilin Islamic Restaurant (桂林市伊斯兰饭店) is managed directly by Islam Association of Guilin, aiming to provide the topflight Islamic food for Muslims from both at home and abroad. The restaurant is equipped with private boxes and it can accommodate 350 people simultaneously. Islamic Restaurant enjoys convenient transportation. It is located about 200 meters from the bustling Zhongshan Middle Road and very near to the train and bus station....]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5078) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCLing CanalSun 9 Nov 2014 19:56:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/ling-canal/ Overview Located in the Xingan County, some 41 miles to the northeastern direction of Guilin, Ling Canal is one of the worlds most ancient integrated canals. However, that is hardly the reason why the place has turned into a tourists spot. They are the panoramic vista, historical monuments and cultural richness that make the place a must-have in every itinerary that leads to China. History says that the canal was built under the patronage of the great emperor Qin Shi Huang who also bu...]]>