Feeling Small in Leshan; Crystal Wilde; World Nomads

Crystal Wilde stops off in Leshan to check out the enormous statue of Buddha on a road trip from Beijing to Lijiang.

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Amazing Places of the World, A Must-See; Raana Kanwal; Global Village Space

The world is full of beautiful and amazing places. It is a collection of attractive and mysterious sites that can blow one’s mind. In…

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Beijing Travel Guide 2019 Blog with a P8,000 DIY Itinerary and Budget For First Timer; Mervz; 

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5 reasons to add China to your must-visit list; Ian Snyder; Points with a Crew

After visting China once, Ian Snyder thinks he’s hooked for life. There are numerous reasons why you should add this country to your travel list, but here are his 5:

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An aerial view of one of the world’s highest cities; China Daily

Elevated 3,650 meters and lying in the center of the Tibetan Plateau, Lhasa is one of the highest cities in the world, with its surrounding mountains rising to 5,500 meters.

 

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Two Buddhist Temples Sit on a Peak Over 7,500 Feet High in the Sky; Jessica Stewart; My Modern Met

You’d have to climb nearly 9,000 steps to reach these temples in the sky. Could you do it?

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Visit the top cultural landmarks and wonders of the world while avoiding the crowds; Rachel G; AsiaOne

From the Louvre to Grand Canyon to Machu Picchu, there’s a long list of world’s top wonders and cultural landmarks we all hope to visit one day. But at the same time, we shudder at the thought of braving through the crowds at these top attractions. Mass tourism is a harsh reality but we should not avoid all these sites just because they’re packed. Read this guide for the best ways to visit the top 8 iconic landmarks without fighting the queue. 1. THE LOUVRE – PARIS…

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Reveling in global legacy of the silk road; Alexis Hooi & Wang Linyan; China Daily

Conservation of Buddhist artworks at the Mogao Caves is encouraging similar efforts at home and abroad…

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12 facts about Macao that will surprise you; Phoebe Taylor; Matador Network

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The Stories Behind Some of the Iconic Sites of Goway’s World; Robert Glazier; Goway

Every historic structure has a tale to tell, especially when they are world-renowned. We are all aware of the following list of attractions, but perhaps unaware of the story behind them. Just to experience them is one thing, but to find out how they came to be is another. This is not meant to be …

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Things to do in Suzhou China – All You Need to Know Before you Go; Dave & Deb; The PlanetD

Suzhou, China is a memorable place to visit. Many tourists only pop in for a day trip from Shanghai to view its classical Chinese gardens, but Dave and Deb suggest spending several days to really explore this…

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Mountain traders using the power of going viral; China Daily

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As his train passed through a canyon shrouded by clouds, Yin Zichun felt it worthwhile to visit Mount Huangshan. He had watched a video of it with millions of likes on the Douyin app.

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Beijing Day Tours: The Great Wall of China and Ming Tombs

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Rural development helps increase visitors to Gansu; Song Mengxing; China Daily

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Northwest China’s Gansu province saw robust growth and development in its tourism industry in the first half of 2019, according to local officials.

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The magic of finding an ancient civilization in your backyard; Jocelyn Elkenburg; China Daily

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10 colourful facts about Macao as an art and cultural destination; Matthew Keegan; SCMP

Art Macao – the biggest festival of its kind the city has hosted – gives visitors a chance to enjoy world-class culture alongside unique local attractions

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4,300-yr-old jade disk discovered in E China; Xinhua

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Ancient splendor at heritage site revealed; Wu Huixin; Shine.cn

The archeological ruins of Liangzhu city, newly inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List, is better…

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What To Do In Macao: A Woman Traveller’s Guide To The Las Vegas Of The East; Anandita Malhotra; Popxo

If there’s travel on your mind then Anandita Malhotra has got the perfect destination for you: Macao. From a bustling nightlife and mouth-watering cuisines to unforgettable shows and adventure, there’s something for everyone.

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13 Newly Listed UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Asia; Elaine Nuestro; Asia Tatler

A glimpse at the newly listed UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Asia…

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