Daily Archives: October 11, 2012

Kaifeng: Sights

In Kaifeng we started with the Chief Minister’s Temple, which is where all the tours stop so get there early to avoid the crowds. This temple complex was first built in 555 A.D. and at its peak 10,000 monks lived … Continue reading

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Henan Hiccup

After so much tumult trying to get train tickets, we finally got some. We thought we were on an overnight train since that’s the only trains I asked for. Nope. We were given fast train tickets, which we didn’t realize … Continue reading

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