China

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Lonely Planet, 1998 - Travel - 1113 pages
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Complex, massive and endlessly fascinating, China has something for everyone. This comprehensive guide contains all the information the independent traveller needs to explore this extraordinary country. More than 210 detailed maps, with keys in English and Chinese script. Day walks along a wilderness section of the Great Wall. Expanded coverage of the exotic south-western provinces. Detailed information on transport options countrywide. Thousands of places to stay and eat for all budgets. Extensive Chinese language section.

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
17
Geography
41
LANGUAGE
77
Food Vocabulary
88
FACTS FOR THE VISITOR
100
Visas Documents
106
Highlights In China
112
Post Communications
121
631 Hong Kong Island 643 Places to Stay
652
New Territories 648 Places to Eat
660
Activities 651 Getting There Away
668
History
676
Things to See
684
GUANGDONG
696
Zhuhai 728 Around Zhaoqing
736
Around Shenzhen City _ 728 Around Zhongshan 733 Around Shantou i_742
742

Books __ _
129
GETTING THERE 4 AWAY
178
Air I78 Sea _ I97 Organised Tours _
199
Car Motorcycle 210 Boat
215
Places to Eat i 243 Eastern Qing Tombs
258
Things to Buy 264 Great Wall
291
Tangshan 304 Shanhaiguan
305
SHANDONG
311
Qufu 327 Yantai
333
Around Taian 327 Around Qingdao
341
Yixing County 366 Around Suzhou
372
Tunxi Huangshan Shi 396 Wuhu Guichi
397
Things to See 407 Things to Buy
421
ZHEJIANG
432
Putuoshan 447 Wenzhou
451
Quanzhou 466 Wuyishan
468
Around Dalian 484 Around Dandong
485
Around Jilin 495 Around Tianchi
496
HE1LONGJIANG
511
Datong 524 Yungang Buddhist
530
Army of Terracotta Yanan
551
HENAN
557
Anyang 571 Kaifeng
572
Shennongjia
588
Jiujiang _ j i601 Yingtan
606
Zhuzhou 623 Wulingyuan Scenic Area
625
_ _ _
631
Haikou 747 Monkey Island
752
Li River 773 Liuzhou
778
GUIZHOU
790
Around Anshun 800 Liping to Guilin
804
Kunming
810
Around Kunming
825
Lunan
833
Around Dali
842
SICHUAN
896
Around Chengdu
914
Leshan
926
Downriver on the Yangzi
940
Dazu County
948
Uriimqi
974
Around Orumqi
981
Korla
988
GANSU
1003
Around Lanzhou
1009
Yinchuan
1019
Guyuan
1041
Around Hohhot
1051
TIBET
1064
Trekking
1070
QINGHAI
1088
GLOSSARY
1098
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About the author (1998)

Storey received a liberal arts degree from the University of Nevada. He was an English teacher.

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