"Yunnan - South of the Clouds" Top 5 Page for this destination Yunnan Sheng by victorwkf
Yunnan Sheng Travel Guide: 2,029 reviews and 5,757 photos
I was in Yunnan province of China in Nov 2003 for a conference followed by some sightseeing. Yunnan means "south of the clouds" in Chinese and it is one of the most beautiful and culturally diverse province in China.
Let me share with you some of my wonderful experiences in Yunnan. Please contact me if you need any further information, and perhaps you can give some comments and rate my information.
Yunnan has 26 ethnic groups living in the province, making it a culture heaven. Among them are the Dai, Bai, Yi, Naxi, Zhuang, Zhang (Tibetan), Wa, Musuo, Miao people. I will introduce you to some of these friendly people in my updates to this page.
As far as landscape is concerned, Yunnan offers some of the best in China. This ranges from snow mountains, limestone caves, mighty rivers, deep gorges, beautiful lakes, spectacular pinnacles etc.
- Pros:Friendly people, stunning scenery, diverse cultures
- Cons:Mountainous terrains & snow in higher altitudes during winter
- In a nutshell:One of the most beautiful provinces in China
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