Hohhot, meaning “Green City” is the capital of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. It is home to a population of more than 2 million, including ethic groups such as Mongolian, Han, Manchu, Daur, and Korean. On its list of top tourist attractions are Temple of Five Pagodas, Dazhao Lamasery, Xiaozhao Lamasery and Xilituzhao Lamasery.
Mutton dominates Hohhot’s cuisine and the city doesn’t disappoint, offering the best mutton that can’t be found elsewhere in China.
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