shierwin

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High speed train from Lanzhou (Gansu) to Urumqi (Xinjiang) commences today 26 Dec 2014. The trip takes just under 12 hrs.

http://news.cntv.cn/2014/12/26/VIDE1419572882739891.shtml

Another 2 lines are commissioned: Guizhou-Guangzhou (21 hrs to 4 hrs) and Guangzhou-Nanning (20 hrs to 4 hrs):

http://news.cntv.cn/2014/12/26/VIDE1419566161130672.shtml

Excellent possibility for DIY trip to China far west and south-west...:)
 

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shierwin

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... but Nanning XMMs meet you at the station :):):)
 

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richiemccaw1

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Thanks for sharing. Weirdly this article made me feel like going back to China for a holiday again. :)
 

shierwin

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Thanks for sharing. Weirdly this article made me feel like going back to China for a holiday again. :)
... and freely can go to many places. Many attraction places for photography, especially Guizhou. Just google "Guizhou" and view the many images found on line
 

richiemccaw1

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Pretty amazing.. So many places to visit in China :) Never been to northern China. That would be one of my shortlisted 2015/6 travel destinations.
 

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