Alco-Tourism, Many Countries at the Guizhou Wine Fest

I visited the Wine Festival from the 9th to the 12th.  Most of the action takes place on September 10 and 11, with a lot of public there and wineries in full competition.  The 9th saw the festival open only … Continue reading


The The China-Guizhou International Alcoholic Beverages Expo will be ready for the opening ceremony Tuesday morning. Preparations are underway. Alco-Tourism is not a joke.  Guizhou is taking every chance to promote tourism, along with the international wine industry . . . The caption … Continue reading


The China-Guizhou International Alcoholic Beverages Expo opens September 9 and brings winery people, wine lovers and tourists together in Guiyang, the Capital of Guizhou Province. China is a big producer and consumer of alcohol and Guizhou is the home of … Continue reading

Guizhou tourism map, categorized list of places to see

List of places to see in Guizhou: Guiyang: Leisure and Holiday Tour Guiyang Qianling Mountain, Yangming Shrine. Jiaxiu Tower and Stone Culture Art Palace-Tianhe Pond in Huaxi, Ancient Toxvn of Qingyan and Zhenshancun Buyei Village-BaihLia Lake-Kaiyang Nanjiang Canyon Park-Xiuwen … Continue reading

Rita Willaert photos of Guizhou’s minorities, on Flickr; and debate about value of tourism / reality of the minorities a tourist sees

many, many good photos of Guizhou’s minorities, see But is it real? Or just for tourist dollars? image from article “National Tourism Fair kicks off in China’s Guizhou,” 2013-04-19 , Xinhuanet, ) Tourism in Guizhou: the legacy of internal colonialism. Authors … Continue reading