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Visiting Datong

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Stories and Tips Datong

Hanging Around, Shooting the Breeze

Written by Paul Bacon on 21 May, 2006

I arrived in Datong at around 6pm on a muggy spring evening. After having sifted through countless guidebooks and spent a few hours researching the place on the Net before I departed, I had ascertained that finding cheap, decent accommodation was going to be a…Read More


Destination Datong

Written by Paul Bacon on 18 May, 2006

A map of China is not always the greatest way of judging distances or of plotting out a journey. Some of the distances between major cities and tourist attractions are immense. Coming from England, where the width of mone's thumb can account for the majority…Read More


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Sights Time Permitting

Written by nmagann on 04 Aug, 2004

There are several smaller places worth looking into if you only have a limited time waiting for a train or plane or such. Individual sightseeing, unlike tours, won’t lock you into particular hours, sights or times and are easily reached via public transportation. One such…Read More


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