A Day at Shapotou is a Must

A Day at Shapotou is a Must

If you ever find yourself in the province of Ningxia, a great place to visit is Shapotou. Shapotou is a famous attraction site that is located in the southwest part of Ningxia in Zhongwei.   Shapotou offers different activities such as camel rides, zip lining,...
Night Life In Yinchuan

Night Life In Yinchuan

One thing that I have learned during my time here in Yinchuan is that the city comes to life at night. People come out of the woodworks to dance and play into the night. One of the most popular night life places is the night market.     The night market is...
Traveling from Dongbei to Ningxia

Traveling from Dongbei to Ningxia

My husband and I recently had the experience of traveling west to Ningxia from Northeast China on a standard sleeper train (kuaiche). We started in Harbin, the capital city of Heilongjiang Province and traveled by train through Jilin Province, Inner Mongolia...
Jingyuan- A Peaceful Town

Jingyuan- A Peaceful Town

If you are looking for somewhere quaint and peaceful with a beautiful view, Jingyuan is the place for you. Jingyuan is a quiet little town on the southern tip of Ningxia. It is filled with amazing food, stunning scenery, and new adventures. Jingyuan is small enough to...
Ningxia Guyuan Park- The Ultimate Lookout

Ningxia Guyuan Park- The Ultimate Lookout

If you are ever in Guyuan, Ningxia Guyuan Park is a must see. Ningxia Guyuan Park is a small mountain in the center of Guyuan. The park is filled with an abundance of trees and has incredible scenery!   The park has a main entry way with 422 steps that take you...