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Jul 4, 2011 - 3 July - Yinchuan and Shapotou

After a couple of days in Pingliang again, on Sunday we travelled to Shapotou, on the edge of the Tengger Desert, and visited China's version of Disneyland. It wasn't really like Disneyland - it was a fun park on the banks of the Yellow River, where you could drift down the river on sheepskin rafts (full sheep skins inflated and tied under rafts), slide down the dunes on toboggans, ride camels or zip across the river on a huge flying fox or on a hang glider attached to wires. The sandboarding was not as good as in South America, the sand...

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