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A bit of sightseeing …
To enrich your stay, do not hesitate to visit the unusual places of China...
The Great Wall

As one of the Seven Wonders of the Medieval World, the Great Wall of Chinais anunmissable highlight of any tour of China.
Just like a gigantic dragon, the Great Wall winds up and down across deserts, grasslands, mountains and plateaus, stretching approximately 8,851kilometers (5,500 miles) from east to west of China. The long wall  is a series of stone and earthen fortifications in northern China, built originally to protect the northern borders of the Chinese Empireagainst intrusions by various nomadic groups. With a history of more than 2000 years, some of the sections are now in ruins or have disappeared. However, it is still one of the most appealingattractions all around the world owing to its architectural grandeur and historical significance.

The Forbidden City

Visit the forbidden City, the most magnificient palace complex in China. Located inthe centre of Beijing, the forbidden City was the Imperial Palace of the Ming and Qing
Dynasties, constructed between 1406 and 1420. Covering a total area of 74 hectares, it is the largest, existingbest-preserved imperial palace in the world. The palace’s grand architecture represents the essence of traditional Chinese building style and accomplishment. It houses imposing structures and manyscenic spots, including huge collection of relics and artworks of different dynasties, it has become a palace museum.

Kashgar Market
If your hungry why not stop for some lamb shanks and salad inthe market
The Sunday market in Kashgar is the social and commercial hightlight of the week in western Xingjiang

Kashgar is an ancient market town on the Silk Road, which embraces a diverse mix ofpeople and cultures. Caravans of camels sometimes stretching for miles, carried silk or spices, silver and gold between East and West. Today, the famous Sunday Market is a sight to behold and has a...
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