2012 Blogs - Fantastic China Travel blog
The western terminus of the Great Wall, as well as the key hurdle of "Silk Road" - Jiayuguan. The Jiayuguan was built during the Hongwu yea (1372), which lasted 168 yea, and completed in 1540, dating back over 600 yea of history. It is the most spectacular and best preserved ancient military castle of Ming Great Wall, and even nine yea earlier than the Shanhaiguan. I saw the Qilian Mounta...