Stunning Natural Beauty at the Three Gorges Tribe

Stunning Natural Beauty at the Three Gorges Tribe

One of the highlights of any Yangtze River cruise is a stop at the breath-taking Three Gorges Tribe Scenic Spot. Nestled in the stunning Xiling Gorge, right near the city of Yichang, this area looks just like a painting. Combining the natural beauty of…

Yichang Chexi Folk Custom Village

Yichang Chexi Folk Custom Village

Ancient Customs at the Yichang Chexi Folk Custom Village Right near the city of Yichang, another popular stop for Yangtze River cruises is the lovely Chexi Folk Custom Village. It is a recreation of a traditional village of the Tujia people, the largest minority…

Inspiring Art: Visit Yichang’s Three Travellers’ Cave

Inspiring Art:  Visit Yichang’s Three Travellers’ Cave

Just north of Yichang, deep in a cliff on Xiling Hill, the Three Travellers’ Cave is a popular stop along the Yangtze River. During the Tang Dynasty in the 1st century, this cave was visited by three famous poets. They were so moved by…

White Emperor City

White Emperor City

On the picturesque banks of the Yangtze River, the city of Baidi Cheng (White Emperor City) is surrounded by lovely mountain peaks and ancient pagodas. This strategic place along the river near Chongqing was first chosen for settlement nearly 2,000 years ago, when a…

Shibaozhai

Shibaozhai

Shibaozhai is a historic site on the banks of the Yangtze River, near Chongqing. The name translates as Stone Treasure Fortress. At the site is a rocky hill with steep slopes, and up the side of the hill is a beautiful red pavilion, which…