New luxury lodges in China's Yunnan province

November 21, 2011 by
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New luxury lodges in China's Yunnan province
We stepped into the warm comfort of the stone lodge – all wood stoves, rare old rugs and vases of wild berries – but our eyes were constantly drawn to the view. Every one of the 17 rooms looks on to the sacred Meili Snow Mountain (Kawagebo in Tibetan). …
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