Guilin Travel Guide, China Destinations, Travel Guide To Chinahttp://www.chinatravel.com/rssRSS-BoardYangshuo Top RestaurantsTue 21 Oct 2014 11:55:00 GMTwendysonghttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/restaurant/yangshuo-top-restaurants/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 3420) AND (ServiceType = 16) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCThe Repulse RestaurantMon 20 Oct 2014 22:50:00 GMTfadrihttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/restaurant/the-repulse-restaurant/The Repulse Restaurant(浅水湾咖啡), located by the famous Li River, offers the authentic western food and featured Chinese dishes. Its main western food follows the essence of French and Italian food. Meanwhile, customers can have a taste of various red wines from all over the world. While dining, customers can appreciate the picturesque Li River simultaneously in that beautiful environment. The Repulse Restaurant has always been ranked as one of the best places for relaxing and dining. Specialties ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6478) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBiking in YangshuoMon 20 Oct 2014 21:32:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/biking-in-yangshuo/ The ancient villages and Karst limestone hills in Yangshuo attract thousands of travellers at home and abroad. Yangshuo County, about 60 kilometres far from Guilin city in Guangxi province, has become a popular bicycle base in China. A peaceful countryside journey makes people escape from the boisterous urban cities. Numbers of people head to Yangshuo to explore the beautiful countryside scenery by bike. Jumping on a bicycle and pedalling through the gorgeous landscape in Yangshuo has been fa...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5065) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCFuli Ancient TownMon 20 Oct 2014 7:08:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/fuli-ancient-town/ A town where ancientness has been preserved carefully, a town that never misses to mesmerize, a town where different cultures mix and match and yet assert their own individuality. Thats Fuli, an ancient town that unfurls its beauty beside the Li River, just 8 km east of Yangshuo. Despite its primitive beauty, the town has two faces. On one hand, there is the age-old township on the bank of the Li River that has remained untouched by modernity. This is the place where the simplicity of lif...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 725) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCFolded Brocade HillMon 20 Oct 2014 0:04:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/folded-brocade-hill/ Die Cai Hill, aka Folded Brocade Hill - and formerly known as Osmanthus Hill owing to the many osmanthus trees that grew on the hill in former times (many still grow there) - is located on the west bank of the Li River in the northern part of the city of Guilin. Guilin has so many out-of-this-world attractions that it almost seems like an exaggeration to claim that Folded Brocade Hill (the name stems from the fact that the hills folded rock formations bring to mind folded silk brocade) is one...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5067) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCLongji Terraced FieldsSun 19 Oct 2014 21:37:00 GMT798lighthttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/longji-terraced-fields/ Longji Terraced Fields is in the Heping town in Longsheng, a 2 hours drive from Guilin. The terraced rice fields, like ladders, wind from the bottom of the mountain to the top. The elevation varies from 380 meters to 880 meters with a drop of 500 meters. First built during the Yuan Dynasty, these rice fields were built with the determination, sweat and blood of generations of people. It is a testimony to the ingenuity of agriculture in mountainous areas. These fields are often belt-shaped, na...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 732) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCDaxu Ancient TownSun 19 Oct 2014 15:47:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/daxu-ancient-town/ Some 25 kilometers southeast of the city of Guilin lies Ancient Daxu (Big Market) Town. The city, situated on the east bank of the Li River, has been a busy center of trade ever since the Qin (BCE 221-207) Dynasty period, when, under the reign (BCE 246 - 210)* of Emperor Qin Shi Huang, the Ling Canal, which connects the Xiang River of the Yangtze River watershed with the Li River of the Pearl River watershed, was dug. Ancient Daxus strategic placement on the banks of a river that had spok...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 2086) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCSilver CaveSun 19 Oct 2014 15:33:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/silver-cave/ Silver Cave: A miracle in nature. About 85 km away from the very heart of Guilin City, in the Maling Town of Lipu County, is situated one of the most awe-inspiring creations of nature. The beautiful stalactites, the tall stalagmites and the meandering underground river stand testimony not only to the elemental forces that are constantly in work but also to the aesthetics that appeal straight to the heart. This is the Silver Cave (or Yinzi Cave), one of the finest examples of lime...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5061) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCMoon HillSun 19 Oct 2014 14:30:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/moon-hill/ A visit to the Moon Hill should form an indispensable part of any Yangshuo tours. It is located 8 km away from the downtown Yangshuo County and just 1 km away from the legendary Banyan Tree. The hill, a miracle in nature, is a large piece of rock with a hole in its centre. It measures 380 m in height, 410 m in length and 22 m in width and resembles the various phases of the moon from crescent to a beautiful full moon from various angles. A formidable flight of 8oo steep marble stairs nee...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 723) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCReed Flute CaveSun 19 Oct 2014 14:28:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/reed-flute-cave/ Located 5 kilometers northwest of Guilin city, the Reed Flute Cave is located highway up the Guangming Hill (Bright Hill). It gets the name from the reeds used for making flutes and pipes that grow at its entrance. The cave is regarded as the largest and most impressive cave in Guilin The cave is 240 meters long, and the length of the tour is about 550 meters offering a magic land of stalactites, stalagmites, stone pillars, stone curtains, birds, plants and animals in fantastic shapes and col...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6506) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCImpression Sanjie LiuSun 19 Oct 2014 12:53:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/impression-sanjie-liu/ Impressive Liu Sanjie is a large-scale night show directed by Zhang Yimou (one of the best directors in China) set among real hills and river intersection between the Li River and Tianjia River (Tianjiahe). Actors and actress sing in Zhuang language. The show was started in 2004 and now has over 600 local people including famers, fishermen and young girls who are mainly Zhuang people. It is a magnificent night show which is originated from Zhuang peoples song celestial- Liu Sanjie acting on t...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5076) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCGuilin Merryland ParkSun 19 Oct 2014 9:41:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/guilin-merryland-park/ Overview Merryland theme park is located 73km north of Guilin city. This is the largest and most popular theme park in the Guangxi Zhuang province and attracts thousands of visitors not only from china but all over the world. The project was commissioned in 1997 and was officially opened to the public in December 2000. It covers an area of about 90 hectares and is made up of five components. That is Merryland amusement park, a golf course complex, a five star holiday hotel villas, a ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5059) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCYulong River(Meeting Dragon River)Sun 19 Oct 2014 6:10:00 GMTpeggiehttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/attraction/yulong-river(meeting-dragon-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...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 648) AND (ServiceType = 15) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCZhengyang Walking StreetTue 7 Oct 2014 2:42:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/guangxi/guilin/shop/zhengyang-walking-street/ Introduction: Zhengyang Walking Street, situated in the ancient Zhengyang Road with a long history of thousands of years, is 500 meters away from Zhongshan Middle Road. As the street was a main road for the noblemen and princes in the Ming Dynasty, it is called Zhengyang Walking Street. Zhengyang Walking Street is a new tourist spot with both commerce and tourism value. It is in the center of the city, with Li River to its east, Center Square to its west, Fir Lake to its south and Prince...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 647) AND (ServiceType = 15) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCGuilin Lianda Commercial PlazaThu 11 Sep 2014 16:11:00 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 = 5750) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCFubo HillTue 19 Aug 2014 7:07:00 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 StreetTue 22 Jul 2014 3:52:00 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 = 6469) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCYangshuo CountyTue 22 Jul 2014 3:51:00 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 = 5064) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCXingping Fishing VillageTue 22 Jul 2014 3:49:00 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 = 739) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCCormorant FishingTue 22 Jul 2014 3:47:00 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...]]>