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Kaiping Diaolou and Villages: Tours & Tickets

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Known locally as the Kaiping Diaolou, these unique, multi-story watchtowers were used as fortifications in the 17th century. Now a world UNESCO Heritage site, they are some of the most fascinating historical and architectural artifacts in China.
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Travelled there in late autumn (November) and it was not at all crowded. The houses are well preserved and you can look through some of them. Furniture and implements of the era are also in some of the houses and you can get a sense of how it was to live there. With a lack of
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The place is really nice and a must see when in Guangdong province. It's a place to get mentally relaxed from city noise and be in touch with nature, you just hear the breeze, your footsteps .... it's just so nice
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Hi there, you want to visit Kaiping and see the most interesting things here? Hereafter my suggestion (and how I did it): 1. I arrived by train from Guangzhou, at the train station you find taxi drivers who offer their service to drive you to the hotel (for me Ramada for just
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I love the area. They still sell a lot of traditional stuff on the street their and my friend bought some dried mandarin peels which are nice. We also enjoyed visiting the movie park there.
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A couple friends and I decided to check out Kaiping yesterday and we were very pleasantly surprised by how pretty it was and how easy it was to do, even though we don’t speak much Chinese. We departed at 07:50 from Guangzhou East Railway Station (¥68). It took a little over 2
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