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Friday, December 2, 2011

Off to Shangri-la!!

I will be away for a winter holiday with hubby in Yunnan for 8 days.  Will not be blogging during this period.  We booked the tour package from CTC during NATAs fair this year.  Itinerary covers the following places:

  • Kunming: Daguan Pavilion, Colorful Yunnan-Peacock Garden, Jiuxiang Karst Cave, Stone Forest, Cuihu Park, Yuantong Temple, Flower Market , Jinma Biji Archway, Nanping Street
  • Dali: Mingzhu Square, Dali Ancient Town, Foreigners’ Street, Erhai Park, Zhang Dali Bai Garden, Three-course Tea Ceremony, Tie-dyed Cloth Factory, Congsheng Three Pagodas
  • Lijiang: Lion Hill, Dayan Ancient Town, Square Street, view Yulong Snow Mountain, Blue Moon Valley, Baishui River, Ganhaizi, Jade Water Village, Show, Heilongtan(Jade Spring Park), Night Tour at Shuhe Town
  • Shangri-la: The first Bend of Yangtze River, Shika Snow Mountain (2-way cable car), Dukezong Ancient Town, Zhuanjing Tong
Some of the food that we will get to try when we get there:
Cross-Bridge Noodle, Steamboat Chicken, Yiliang Roast Duck, Seafood Meal, Dali Nanzhao Palace Banquet, Naxi Farmer’s Meal+Lijiang Pancake, Zhongdian Tibetstyle Eight-treasure Steamboat

The weather there is rather cold now.

Will blog about the trip when I am back!!  Time to pack now :)


FoodieFC said...

best timing to eat Hairy Crabs and much cheaper compared to SG too!

bookjunkie said...

sounds amazing. Can't wait to see all your photos when you're back :) Nature there must be quite stunning.

Miso said...

Yunnan got no hairy crabs.... the only seafood they have is fish, and normally the fish are full of tiny bones!