Travel Xinjiang and the Silk Road:

City guides, hotels and everything else you need to plan your journey in Xinjiang.


Tips on finding a job and moving out to western China.


Explore the culture, discover new people and research Silk Road history.


Welcome from Josh

Whether you’ve never heard of China’s largest province or you travel Xinjiang regularly: Welcome!

Over the past decade, FarWestChina has become the ultimate resource for those who want to travel, work or just learn more about Xinjiang and the Silk Road.

If you’ve never been to this site before, check out a few of these links below that should answer some frequently asked questions: