We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Dunhuang hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, the Chelsea Hotel in New York, the Mandarin Oriental Macau, the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi, the Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau and the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town. are internationally renowned hotels.
Sightseeing in China
The Imperial Palace Museum (the Forbidden City), overlooked by the ancient man-made hills of Jingshan Park, in Beijing; the temples of Chengde, including Xumifushoumiao (the Mount Sumeru Happiness and Longevity Temple, inspired by the Tibetan home of the sixth Panchen Lama but having a roof leafed with a ton of gold), Putuozongchengmiao (the Small Potala Temple, copied from Lhasa's Potala Palace) and the Puning Temple with its huge, gilded statue of Guanyin, a female Buddha noted for her compassion; a glimpse of life in old Shanghai in the Old City, where narrow streets and small, old-fashioned dwellings still exist; the Ming Tombs, guarded by stone soldiers, officials and animals along the Sacred Way, near Beijing; Bishushanzhuang, the imperial gardens, lakes and palaces in Chengde, including the Refreshing Mist-Veiled Waters Pavilion and Wanshuyuan (the Garden of Ten Thousand Trees); the beautiful Yuyuan Garden with ponds, rockeries and the Hall of Ten Thousand Flowers, in Shanghai's Old City; the antique shops and teahouses of Shanghai Old Street (Fangbang Zhong Lu) in Shanghai; and the activity on the Huangpu River, seen from a riverboat cruise starting in Shanghai, are a few of the attractions and sights of China.