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Travelling to South West China... arriving in Guilin (Guangxi), (China) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then travelling to/through; Guilin (Guangxi), Kunming, Lijiang, Walnut Garden (Tiger Leaping Gorge), Shangri-la, Dali, Kunming (Yunnan), Kaili, Diman, Zhaoxing, (Guizhou), Ping'an (Longsheng), Yangshuo, Guilin (Guangxi), (China) and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Banda Aceh, Pulau Weh (Sumatra) (Indonesia)...



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Moon and Sun Pagodas
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On 'Shan Hu' lake, in the centre of the city, you'll find the 'Moon and Sun Pagodas', Guilin, Guangxi, China.





Lijiang Canal
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Walking the charming canals, of the old-town, in historic Lijiang, Yunnan, China.





Tiger Leaping Landslide
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Scrambling over a recent landslide, between Walnut Garden and Qiaotou, Tiger Leaping Gorge, Yunnan, China.





Snack Vendors
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Snack vendors, on the road to Shangri-la, in the limestone terrace town, Baishuitai, Yunnan, China.





Shangri-la Street
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Exploring meandering alley-ways, in mystical, Shangri-la, Yunnan, China.





Dali Streets
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Traditional shoe-repairer, on the streets, Dali, Yunnan, China.





Traditional Pharmacy
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Traditional old Chinese wooden pharmacy, in what's left of the 'old town', Kunming, Yunnan, China.





Like a Tiger
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Various animal parts, including 'Tiger Paw', sold on the streets, Kaili, Guizhou, China.





Steamed Buns
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Delicious steamed bun seller's cart, on the Miou streets, Leishan, Guizhou, China.





Dong Dwellings
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Traditional Dong dwellings, in the small hidden, hillside village, Dimen, Guizhou, China.





On the Canal
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Daily life on canals, in the Dong township, Zhaoxing, Guizhou, China.





Ping'an Paddies
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Rice ready to harvest, at the famous 'Dragon's Backbone' rice terraces, Ping'an, Guangxi, China.





River Li
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Rafting along the tranquil waters, of Karst-lined River Li, into Yangshuo, Guangxi, China.





Other travels to China include;

Mongola/China 2008 - Exploring east coast China and Mongolia.
Silk Road Adventures 1995 - Made my way from west across to the east coast.



Other Chinese photos from my travels;

Chinese photos





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