There is little doubt that countryside around Lijiang is magnificent. Staying out from the bustling city of Lijiang at the old town of Shuhe provided an ideal location to breathe in the relaxed lifestyle and clean air so noticeable after a shocker week in Beijing with AQI over 400.
Yulong aka Jade Dragon Snow Mountain is simply stunning. The journey to the top is worth the time and effort. It takes you to 4651m asl. I so wish that I had shares in the O2 in a can franchise which makes $$$$ hand over fist. At 100RMB a pop and wealthy Chinese clutching two or three cans a piece. Its a licence to print money.
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