Top ten backpackers' favorite hotels in China
Updated: 2007-04-27 09:32
Lijiang is a romantic
ancient city and the Laomofang Hostel adds to the wonderful atmosphere.
Laomofang is located beside a brook, whose source is the melted snow
from Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. The landscape is so clear that your visit will
refresh your senses. Another feature of this hostel is a big old phoenix tree.
When in season, the tree will blossom full of flowers, creating a beautiful
Near the gate, there is a pavilion where guests can chat and
taste some green tea. If it rains, people also enjoy the other face of beautiful
Lijiang. With the pitter-patter of the rain on the roof, the scenery comes alive
Address: No. 64, Baisuifang, Dayanzhen, Lijiang City
1) Free Internet is available.
2) The kitchen
here well equipped, so guest can make their own meals.
Danba is considered one
of the most beautiful villages in the world. It's so stunning that visitors be
amazed seeing such fantastic views. This is why four backpackers, originally
strangers ,became the co-owners of Danbadanba.
The decoration of this
hostel is unique, using photography as the theme. All the photos are about
Danba, from pictures of local people to the famous sights, so guests can get a
preview of what they will encounter on their visit.
Bridge Zhanggu Town, Danba County, Sichuan Province
Wang Gu Cheng
"Wang Gu Cheng" means visitors can get a bird's
eye-view of the whole old town. So it's not surprising this place is so popular
But as the hostel is located on a hill, guests need to
climb about five minutes to get there. But after a night's sleep, they will wake
up to find a stunning scenery of the snow on the mountains and feel every effort
to get there is worthwhile.
Address: No. 64, Huangshan Shangduan, Lijiang
City, Yunnan Province.
Tips: This lodge is very busy
during weekends and holidays, so it's a good idea to make reservations ahead of
If you walk the
streets of Yangshuo, you may be confused because you might not know where you
are. Every where you look, the scenery is so gorgeous and imaginary that you may
think you're day-dreaming. Situated in such a fantasy place, Wangjianglou will
make your dreams of enjoyment and relaxation come true.
There are only 11
guest rooms which are small but sweet. Every one has a private telephone number
and for your convenience, the hostel also has free bicycles for you to use to
Address: No. 15, Bangjiang Road,Yangshuo County, Guilin, Guangxi
by KK Zhao