The East Pagoda is a Tang pagoda that was, according to Chinese sources, destroyed by an earthquake; Western sources say it was...
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 recently undergone renovations and its interior is sparkling throughout....
An expat-Chinese run dive bar with excellent fine art events that tends to gather hipsters, artists and travellers.
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...
West Pagoda information
Lonely Planet review
Attached is a compound that is a popular spot for older people to drink tea, chat and thwack mah jong tiles around (if not get a shave and a haircut). This Tang pagoda can't be climbed, nor is the temple complexe open, but it is aging as gracefully as the neighbourhood gentrifies around it.