Kicking It in Kumming
Mentioning Kunming in chilly January to those familiar usuallywarms the heart a bit. Known as the "Spring City" sitting atop the Yunnan Guizhou plateau, Kunming is a perennial favorite with travelers. Interestingly, locals often complain about the excessive ultraviolet light likea wife nagging her husband. However, upon leaving they realize that theywere taking Kunming´s superb weather for granted, quickly missing theblue skies and blooming flowers.
Thanks to its wann subtropical climate, lengthy hours of sunlight sample precipitation, and fertile soil, Kunming is ideal ror tlora cultivation. A plethora of flowers can be FOLind throughorct the city all. any timeor year, decorating its parks, gardens. fields, hills, and houses. Its clear airprovides high visibility, and coupled with the lush greenness, Kunming isan ideal place to golf. Several high end golf courses can be found withina 50 kilometer radius from downtown.
Residents do rave about Kunming´s mild and undisturbed temperament. The local Accent like the city is simnle and show On one, of the,many sunny days, when business is slow. shopkeepers´ lunch breaks can last until 4:00 p.m. A famouslocat dish is rice noodles served in a pot, butunfamiliar visitors may confuse it withnationally popular hot pot, and vendors will playfully tease them.That´s how Kunming peopletreat their friends.......