This Tang pagoda can't be climbed, nor is the temple complex open, but it is a good spot for people-watching with all manner of...
Originally built more than 400 years ago, this mosque was ripped down in 1997 in order to build a larger version, which looks vaguely...
Yúnnán Provincial Museum
Set inside a 1950s-era building, Yúnnán’s provincial museum has been upgraded and its interior is sparkling throughout. There are...
The only genuine cocktail bar in Kūnmíng, Alei is a large, low-lit, modern space that has proved a hit with upwardly mobile locals. The...
1910 La Gare du Sud
Offering Yúnnán specialities in a pleasant neo-colonial–style atmosphere, this place is now a fave with both expats – it’s the kind of...
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East Pagoda information
The East Pagoda is a Tang structure that was, according to Chinese sources, destroyed by an earthquake (Western ones say it was destroyed by the Muslim revolt in the mid-19th century). It's now a hangout for senior citizens.