Feng Huang, Hunan Province, China September 11th 2011 So that was the end of our cruise – the bus took us into Yichang city bus station, from where I caught a taxi to the train station, and got a ‘hard seat’ seat to Jishou down in Hunan province. From there I wanted to get to a picturesque river side town called FengHuang.
Unfortunately I had some bad news at this point. While on the ship I had photocopied the Hunan chapter of Lonely Planet’ ... read more
Asia » China » Hunan For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more