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Congwen Shen Former Residence

No.10 Zhongying Road, Fenghuang County 416200, China
+86 743 350 2059
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Making something out of nothing

To visit Fenghuang town, tourists like myself would have to purchase a ticket that entitles me to... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
wiredfrog
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Timaru
For Chinese tourists or Zhongguotongs only

In Fenghuang ancient city, you can by an attraction ticket for 148 yuan that lets you visits nine... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2016
SingaporeMatt
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Singapore
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19 Dec 2016
“Making something out of nothing”
23 May 2016
“For Chinese tourists or Zhongguotongs only”
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No.10 Zhongying Road, Fenghuang County 416200, China
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+86 743 350 2059
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

To visit Fenghuang town, tourists like myself would have to purchase a ticket that entitles me to visit nine places of interest, or else, it would be deemed void. The residence of a popular local son, Congwen Shen happened to be one of them. If...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2016

In Fenghuang ancient city, you can by an attraction ticket for 148 yuan that lets you visits nine spots of similar value. If you know that Shen Congwen is a famous essayist, and have read his essays, then you may get value from seeing his...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Without Mr Shen, fenghuang will not be today as a tourist place. His house is simple. He is a simple great man. The guide who explained his life is not knowledgeable. Do read his story before you come to visit his old house. I bought...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2016

“Shen Congwen, Miao nationality, is a famous writer historian and archaeologist. He was born in Zhong Ying Street in the ancient town of Fenghuang in December, 1902.” – Phoenix of China (71) The only reason that I know anything about this man, and the history...More

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