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Bei Da Hu 北大湖 is one of China’s best ski resorts and THE best (in my humble opinion) in the north east of China. So when the ski season officially kicked off a couple of weeks ago it was the place to be. For three days of glorious skiing!!! Back Ground on Bei Da Hu
One of the great things about travel is the people you meet and the unexpected experiences you have. During a recent trip to the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain (JDSM) nature reserve in Yunnan province, I met two university students from Hunnan province and we had a great day on a tight budget in JDSM. A
The Jade Dragon Snow Mountain is a small mountain range in Yunnan province just north of Lijiang city. Towering over the head waters of the Yangtze River, the mountains are famous for their incredible views and are part of a high altitude nature reserve. If you are in Lijiang, a trip to the Jade Dragon
If you are travelling in the north or north east of China in winter, the one place you really have to visit is Harbin in the Heiliangjiang province which hosts the annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival. This festival is awesome, amazing and incredibly cold. A real must see. Harbin city is the
Though not widley known for skiing, China has several world class ski resorts and a number of less than world class ski resorts. All accessible (as are all places in China) through Beijing. My favourite resort for skiing is Bei Da Hu near Jilin city in Jilin province. Great snow, excellent facilities, some awesome runs………