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"Playing Pipa" Statue

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Not Worth a Special Trip

If you travel into town on bus #3, it goes by the statue. Nice statue in the round-a-bout and would... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2018
Jupiter, Florida
Just to say you’ve been

Nothing much to it but if you’re in the night market you might as well go see as it’s close by... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
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Jul 20, 2018
“Not Worth a Special Trip”
Jun 21, 2018
“Just to say you’ve been”
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Center of Zhengyuan Huatan Roundabout, Dunhuang 736200, China
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Reviewed July 20, 2018

If you travel into town on bus #3, it goes by the statue. Nice statue in the round-a-bout and would take about 1 minute to see it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank T S
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Nothing much to it but if you’re in the night market you might as well go see as it’s close by. More interesting is to keep going another 100m past it and there is a municipal building where people gather to watch the news on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2017

The merit to the Great Voyage and the various maritime exploration of the continents in the world has always been attributed to the adventurous spirit of the Europeans. But the Ancient Silk Road to Central Asia that extended far into Europe is a great testimony...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

The statue is very easy to find and located close to the night market. The walk is quick and you can get some nice photos without much effort.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank cdvanha
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Admittedly it is a decent statue but not one that is worth going too much out of your way to visit. For instance, if you were going to the nearby post office to mail some postcards or indulge in a spot of philatelic indulgence then...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

It is just an uncoloured statue in the middle of the intersection in the town. You will not miss it. I did not pay any attention to it.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Steven_Teo
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

This statue represents a woman playing a musical instrument behind her head - it is near the centre of Dunhuang near the night markets. It was the beginning of spring when I was here and not much colour around but none the less a beautiful...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed December 18, 2016

敦煌最有代表性的人物形象,絲路美女能歌善舞的標準姿勢,在敦煌市區的中心圓環。可想見以前的輝煌。反彈琵琶的美女最能代表絲路的輝煌燦爛形象。you can see the ancient beauty who dances and plays music with a very difficult position. this is telling about the glorious history about this silk road.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Flyer806247
Reviewed October 25, 2015

Located in the city center, hard to miss when going into town. It has more character when light up in the evening. Nothing special.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed August 29, 2015

Nice to walk past and get a photo in the morning sun when illuminated. Otherwise, nothing too special. I'm not sure why it is on TripAdvisor as a tourist sight. The Dunhuang Goddess theatre is 100m west of this statue on the south side of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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