M43***82Bafang 13th Lane is a national AAAA-level tourist attraction located in Linxia City, capital of Linxia Hui Autonomous Prefecture, Gansu Province. Linxia ancient called Hezhou, people who know Hezhou, will also know Linxia Hui people also known as "Eight Squares." "Eight squares" and "Hezhou" became the other name of Linxia, and the eight square 13 lane is the ancient district of Hezhou national customs. From the Tang Dynasty to the present, around eight mosques formed eight churches, 13 street lanes, so called "eight square 13 lanes." It is a combination of Hui brick carving, Han wood carving, Tibetan painting, national characteristics, leisure tourism, green ecology, humanities and education as one, showing the Muslim life picture, is the Hezhou national folk culture business card, the national architecture art "big view park".
M28***88The East Mansion in Linxia was the former commander of the Forty Army of the Kuomintang and the mansion of Ma Buqing, the inspector of Qaidam Tun Reclamation. At that time, it was extremely luxurious, especially the ubiquitous brick carvings on the walls. It was one of the famous artist Cheng Yuan and his disciples. The patterns are unique and unique. Inadvertently left a brick sculpture art gallery for future generations, now it has become a city museum, it is still very interesting to see.
D36***95take the Bus from West station in Lanzhou to liujiaxia, the ride is about 1 hour and the fare is RMB 50, get of at Liujiaxia Reservoir. leave Lanzhou early as during low season the transportation by speed boat from the Reservoir to the Bingling Temple can take time, you need to wait until it is full, 8 person or charter it for RMB 1800. the ride on the river is about 1 hour and you reach the entrance to the Bingling Temple, the fee here is 75 RMB, if you want to see the 2 grottos 169 & 172 with amazing drawings and sculptures the admission is an extra 300RMB. the history of this temple goes back to 1600. the speedboat driver will give you 1 hour time before he heads back, if you exceed the time he might ask you for extra money. We enjoyed our trip very much and lots to see.
江湖一秀才The flower of Songmingyan is very famous, and it is called "April 8 Flowers", an ancient Han people's folk custom. In the days of April 26 to 29, the lunar calendar is held in Hezheng County National Forest Park. The flower meeting held in Songmingyan, a provincial scenic spot. The main style is the Hezhou flower. In fact, the flower meeting was approved by the State Council on May 20, 2006, and the first national intangible cultural heritage list. However, as a ride, we are coming to feel the scenery. From Lanzhou City, after climbing the seven beam tunnel, we will go downhill all the way. It is about 100 kilometers. It is basically Songmingyan. Because we need to climb the slope when we arrive at Hezheng County. And the physical strength has been consumed relatively large, so the arrival of Hezheng County is basically close to 6 pm. The next day is a tour of Songmingyan, that is, to go shopping in the cycling area. The most famous Songmingyan is the pine trees everywhere. It really looks very spectacular. From the name of the scenic spot, pine trees, rock is the main point of view of the scenic spot, because of the special geological topography, so the pine trees growth is quite good, Songming rock natural also became the most famous tourist attractions in Hezheng County. There is no need to pay attention to scenic spot tours. In the summer and autumn peak season, tickets are 50 yuan. In the off-season, they are 10 yuan cheap. The scenic spot management in the previous years is not very standardized, and these years are relatively better. The more famous point of view is that there are high people living in seclusion when the Yuan Dynasty comes to pass. Second, this is also a more proud of the scenic area, the building has the corresponding temples, but also pretty.
甘肃临夏国栋苗圃Dongjiao Park is a riverside garden-style park in Linxia City. The main attractions are peony roses and koi fish. Peony flowers are mainly open in May, and the traffic jams when the visitors are full of colorful peony flowers. Roses of various colors, which are about two to three kilometers long, crawl around the wall of the park, beckoning visitors from early summer to late autumn, attracting people to watch and take pictures. Koi can be eaten and watched from spring to autumn.
_We***79#The site itself:Although less decorated than Mogao Grottoes, the Bingling caves are really worth the travel thanks to the nice walk through plenty of small caves at the bottom of the cliffs and it's >26m meters high Buddha niched right into it. #Get there:From Lanzhou you can catch a bus to LiuJiaXia from West Bus Station (兰运集团兰州汽车西站) preferably in the morning to have enough time. Ask the driver to stop once close to the Tourist Center (黄河水电博览馆) at LiuJiaXia. There you can take a boat to the site, speedboat takes 1 hour, normal boat 2-3 hours. Good to know: boats only leave once full and you have limited time on the site to visit before returning on the same boat (60-90 minutes).Alternatively you can hire a driver from LiuJiaXia to Bingling Si (60-90 minutes drive) for around 250-300 RMB and enjoy as much time you want.
Fortunately, I was fortunate to be invited by the China National Tourism Administration. As a promotion guest of the Linxia Hui Autonomous Prefecture in the three districts and three states to help the poor, I shared the human history and eating, drinking and fun in Linxia.
Yesterday, the team that accompanied the China Self-driving Tour Group came to Linxia again. Accompanied by the Tourism Bureau and the TV station, they visited the Eight Squares and 13th Lanes, which preserved the original multi-ethnic characteristics, and were amazing. Linxia brick carving, once again feel the profoundness of Chinese culture, and I sincerely hope that everyone can come to Linxia to experience.