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Three-wheel taxis

These three- wheeled taxis are a common, cheap and convenient way to get around town and beyond. Fares are not set but always negotiated.
# 59 Teaching at Taizhou Teachers College-Xiahe- The Locals

May 3rd 2007
The present residents of Xiahe consist of about 45% Tibetans, 45% Han Chinese and 10% Hui Muslim, providing an interesting mix. As development continues, with road-widening projects, rumours of an airport, the tearing down of traditional housing and the erecting of ugly, bright new hotels and ever more souvenir shops, it is obvious that this mix is rapidly changing. The local Tibetans and Hui are ... read more
Asia » China » Gansu » Xiahe

Chinese Flag 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
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