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Address: Weimin Alley, Chengdong District, Xining 810007, China
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Built in the 1940s

As Qinhai opened up to the wider Chinese influence this place was build for the marshal who was in charge of the area. From a historical and architecture perspective its a very... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 May 2016
mwiththeat
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Newbury, Berkshire
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Newbury, Berkshire
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

As Qinhai opened up to the wider Chinese influence this place was build for the marshal who was in charge of the area. From a historical and architecture perspective its a very interesting place - wooden hand cars side by side with quartz clocks. Built in the style of a Ming / Qing Palace

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

The residence was built in 1942 for the Muslim general MaBuFang and consists of several buildings and courtyards. Some effort has been made to include household furnishings and items from that period, including military radio sets, jeeps and motorbikes, but not much directly related to his life. Some small rooms have also been dedicated to the culture of various ethnic... More 

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Xining
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

I enjoyed the Mabufang residence, very beautiful building. But no guide. I manage to get local friend help explain the entire building, huge areas, a lot of history and hidden story. Very nice place to visit during summer.

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Galway
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

We thought this sounded interesting and that we might learn about who lived here but there wasn't much English translations. We didn't know the history of the place before we went and thought we might learn it there but there wasn't enough information in English for that. It was fine for a walk around and probably more interesting for people... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

It is a large Jade covered home of a War Lord. it is interesting just to see how the powerful lived. My Son enjoyed exploring and looking for secret passages.

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