Best BootsnAll Travel Photos: August 2010

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Need some travel inspiration to plan your next adventure? Here are the best of your travel photos that we featured on BootsnAll in August 2010.

Great Getaways from Shanghai: China’s Hidden Charms

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Too many people stick to the well-trodden paths in China and miss out on the country’s hidden charms. Shelley Seale hopes to change that with these three excellent suggestions for weekend trips from the mega-city of Shanghai.

Old Beijing & New Beijing: A Guide to Both Sides of China’s Capital

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Beijing is full of ancient attractions, not to mention traditional art and cuisine. But as Shelley Seale shows us, there’s a modern side to this eclectic city, too.

An Oriental Sojourn – A Fortnight in China

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Independent travel in China was a whole new experience for Leah, she came back with great memories and great expertise in sign language

Visiting the World’s Highest Stupa – Famen, China

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Michael Kan took a day-trip from Xi’an to visit what’s said to be the world’s highest stupa, and finds plenty of reasons why a quick trip wasn’t enough.

Hangzhou, More Than a Good Cup of Joe – Hangzhou, China

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After teaching English three years and traveling Asia, Virginia Fortner landed in China’s “Second Only to Heaven” destination, Hangzhou. It’s clean and green. Good coffee is secondary.

Tunxi – My Aim Is True – China

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Falling in love with rural China, Bill Pfeffer discovers unexpected pleasures, dramatic scenery, and a simple way of life.

Xian – Honor Thy Father

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Xian is more than just the Terra Cotta Warriors, a place where Bill Pfeffer will always remember the new friends he met and the best friend he lost.

Beijing – Even Better Than The Real Thing

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With a final stop in Beijing after a three month sojourn across China, Bill Pfeffer is left with indelible impressions and appreciation for this unique culture.

Nanjing – Stuck Inside of Nanjing With The Mobile Blues Again

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Big city Nanjing provided a delightful stop, as Bill Pfeffer tracks his way through the small town of Suzhou and the canals of Tongli.