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the South Path of the Silk Road

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Address: Northside of Takelamagan, Northern Foothills of Kunlun Mountain, Hotan 848000, China
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Amazing things no one is seeing

As I went around seeing the sites in Hotan and Kuche, I couldn't believe that no other foreigners were there. Hotan is where Buddhism first arrived in China, it is where Jade is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 July 2016
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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

As I went around seeing the sites in Hotan and Kuche, I couldn't believe that no other foreigners were there. Hotan is where Buddhism first arrived in China, it is where Jade is still found in the river, there are ruins all over the place, plus it is one of the only places you can go camel riding for more... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2014

Having travelled the Southern Silk Route for several years the changes are amazing. A mere matter of twelve years ago the eastern part had no roads connecting the oases and it really was an adventure. These days with a road connecting every oasis you can get round the entire Taklamakan Desert in no more than a week. Whereas it used... More 

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