"Gansu - Along the Ancient Silk Road" Gansu Sheng by victorwkf
Gansu Sheng Travel Guide: 543 reviews and 1,307 photos
Update in September 2007: I have updated my VT Gansu page with more photographs of the incredible scenery of this beautiful and harsh land. They are at the travelogue section of this VT page for your viewing.
I went to Gansu province in Sep 2002 as part of my China silk road and sichuan trip. Would like to share with you my experiences of this province.
Hope you would find the information useful, and perhaps you can rate them or give your comments. Thanks.
- Pros:Very historical and beautiful
- Cons:Dry, harsh and remote
- In a nutshell:Important part of the ancient Silk Road
Despite its dryness, you can see crops being grown in Gansu, such as wheat. This goes to show that it is still possible... more travel advice
I was very lucky when I was in Gansu, because I get to see water flowing in some of the rivers which are dried most of... more travel advice
victorwkf's Related Pages
Gansu Sheng Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "Gansu - Along the Ancient Silk Road"
- "Gansu, where the nomads roam"
- "Langmusi/Tatsang Lhamo"
- "The wild dusty place"
- "Jiayuguan, Gansu Province, West China"
- "Xiahe & Labrang Monastery & Sanke Grasslands"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Gansu Sheng
- Hotels in Gansu Sheng
- Transportation in Gansu Sheng
- Nightlife in Gansu Sheng
- Restaurants in Gansu Sheng
- Shopping in Gansu Sheng
- Warnings and Dangers in Gansu Sheng
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Gansu Sheng
- 60 Reviews
- 85 Photos
- 1 Forum posts
- 3 Cities
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (160)
Have you been to Gansu Sheng?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Gansu Sheng
Top 10 Pages
- Top 5 Page for this destination Singapore Intro, 153 reviews, 347 photos, 10 travelogues
- Seoul Intro, 92 reviews, 338 photos, 8 travelogues
- Naejangsan-kungnip-kongwon Intro, 74 reviews, 353 photos, 5 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Hanoi Intro, 76 reviews, 311 photos, 7 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Beijing Shi Intro, 58 reviews, 314 photos, 10 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Tokyo-to Intro, 67 reviews, 272 photos, 5 travelogues
- Tanyang Intro, 38 reviews, 262 photos, 10 travelogues
- Australian Capital Territory Intro, 52 reviews, 236 photos, 10 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Fuji-Hakone-Izu-kokuritsu-koen Intro, 45 reviews, 234 photos, 5 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Pulau Batam Intro, 55 reviews, 222 photos, 8 travelogues