On our very first Asia trip we had a 71 hour layover in Beijing and a few years after that we visited Shanghai on a similar transfer visa. We really enjoyed the food and the country, so we decided to visit it for real this time with an epic journey from the south to the north by car, bus, boat, train and plane.
When the predicted rain turned out ot be 35 degrees sun and heatView post
Yangshuo 🚌 Guilin 🚄 Changsha South 🚇 Changsha Railway station 🚂 ZhangjiajieView post
Also Xi'an 🚆 Shijiazhuang 🚆 BeijingView post