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Living South of the Clouds: Kunming

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The capital of the beautiful province of Yunnan, Kunming and it's surroundings have so much to offer. A fantastic climate and a complex mix of people and geography, Kunming is the gateway to the very best of China.
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Xishan, Kunming, Yunnan, China
A few weeks ago, I went to the beautiful Magnolia Park that sits within the area of Xi Shan, the West Mountain that rises up along Dianchi Lake to the south Kunming. As spring takes over Yunnan it's impossible to miss the delicate blossom that...
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Wuhua, Kunming, Yunnan, China
This market is listed in pretty much all travel guides for Kunming and does sell a lot of touristy-tat! However, if you are looking for somewhere to stroll around on a Sunday morning, to get lost in the noise and colour of Kunming's streets, among...
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Wuhua, Kunming, Yunnan, China
My favourite cafe in Kunming, it’s a beautiful little 80 year old house, with lovely decorations and furniture. It’s VERY small but this just makes it even more special, sitting on cushions or little stools it feels like a relaxed afternoon at...
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Fuxian Lake, Yuxi, China
About 65 km southeast of Kunming, Fuxian Lake is the perfect spot for a weekend break. You can swim in this vast lake and there are plenty of walks you can do along the shores or further into the hills. Keep an eye out for music festivals around...
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Xiaomoyu, Xishan, Kunming, Yunnan, China
Every time I’ve been to this spot I’m amazed at how beautiful it is. And every trip there’s been something new to discover. There’s a fantastic cave the more experienced climber can enjoy but for non-climbers like me it’s a great place to sit and...
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144 Wenlin St, Wuhua Qu, Kunming Shi, Yunnan Sheng, China, 650031
I actually have dreams about their food.. This is a really popular place with Kunming locals. You’ll find lots of families come here to enjoy some Yunnan classics. It can get pretty busy and closes early (try to go before 20:00). It’s a simple...