Most w pobliżu Wielkiego Muru / Suspension bridge next to the Great Wall

I used the time of national holiday to have a trip to Gansu. It was just a couple of days but it felt like a preview of all the marvels that are located nearby – the mountains, the deserts, the minorities… Not this time, though. I only had time to check out the west-most bit of the Great Wall of China (Jiayuguan; the authentic Wall with some parts rebuilt for tourists; full recommendation, a lot more interesting than overcrowded Badaling; watch out for the desert wind! The taxi from the city centre to the west-most part costs 30 kuai, don’t believe the driver if he says it’s more) and Lanzhou, especially the Baitashan park (White Pagoda Park; unfortunately, the pagoda itself is now undergoing renovation and cannot be accessed) where you can get the usual way from the front or from the back, watching…