Travelling Panda

Search, travel, explore & discover



Day trip in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture (大理白族自治州), Yunnan – Part Two: Bike ride from Villa Verde near Lake Erhai (洱海), XiangYangXi Village (向阳溪村) and XiaBoPu Cun Village to Dali

After our extended visit of Xizhou (喜州) we slowly got hungry, but the plan was not to have lunch at Xizhou. After we finished the final stops there two horse carts were awaiting us. As I had a quite serious... Continue Reading →


Day trip in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture (大理白族自治州), Yunnan – Part One: Market in Xizhou (喜州) Village

During our stay in the Dali area, we stayed in Dali City mostly to sleep only - spending relatively little time in the city itself. Our group followed the advice of our tour leader to make a day trip through... Continue Reading →

Dali (大理市) – Yunnan

Dali was the first stop of our round trip through Yunnan after leaving Kunming. Dali is located some 350 kilometres Northwest of Kunming, which means a four to five hour bus ride or a five to eight hour train journey. As... Continue Reading →

Blog at

Up ↑