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North Xinjiang most beautiful scenery in the world

I spent 13 days in late Sept 2013 and found the scenery there (North Xinjiang) most varied and impressive, compared with all those scenic places that I have travelled around the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 November 2013
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015

The old town of Xinjiang (former Jiangzhou) has nothing to do with the region in Western China. It's one of the countless interesting towns of Shanxi with a tremendous history and a surprisingly (for China) high number of interesting and authentic old buildings. Highlights include the Seat of Prefecture of Jiangzhou (China's oldest), the dominating Longxing temple, the three Towers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2013

I spent 13 days in late Sept 2013 and found the scenery there (North Xinjiang) most varied and impressive, compared with all those scenic places that I have travelled around the world. The trip involved very long journey time in very remote routes (we have travelled over 3000km in this tour) and sometimes you do not see anybody for many... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2013

We went to Xinjiang for almost 2 weeks from 8 August 2013 to 20 August 2013. We got our own airtickets at China Eastern Airlines. As there are no direct flights from Singapore to Xinjiang, we transit at Guangdong. The flight plus the transit took almost the whole day. We flew off at 8 am and arrived in Xinjiang, Urumqi... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2013

This region , in the extreme North West of China , constitutes a unique experience ,with its wild landscapes , a population of Kazakhs , Russians , Arabs , Mongols and all possible cross-breeds , populated by a Muslim minority named Uigur . The ancient city of Kashgar is wonderful , with its old buildings made of mud and bricks... More 

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