Place Turpan

Turpan is a prefecture-level city located in the east of the autonomous region of Xinjiang, China. It has an area of 70,049 square kilometres and a population of 632,000 .

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Atlas Obscura 2018
This Mud-Brick Village Still Uses Its Ancient Irrigation System

Natives of the desert village use the ingenious method to grow sweet, seedless grapes.