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South West China

Travel Map and Photographs

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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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Mongolia/China

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelling to China/Mongolia... arriving in Shanghai (China) via Bangkok (Thailand) then travelling to/through Shanghai, Hangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, (China), Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), Beijing (China)... and back home via Bangkok (Thailand)...



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Pearl of Pudong
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The spectacular 'Oriental Pearl TV Tower' from the banks of the Bund, Pudong, Shanghai, China..





Night on The Bund
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People enjoying an evening on The Bund, Shanghai, China.





Afternoon on West Lake
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Late afternoon on beautiful West Lake, in whats considered one of China's beautiful cities, Hangzhou, China.





The Eagle has Landed
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A Kazakh hunting eagle hooded with a tomaga and tethered to a pole called a tugir, Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, Mongolia.





Reflections of Life
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Life reflected off a building, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.





Sur le Garde
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Chinese guard on the steps leading to Chengguang Hall, Beihai Park, Beijing, China.





Summer Palace
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The spectacular Chinese royal garden architecture and UNESCO listed, Summer Palace, Beijing, China.





Beijing International
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The entrance to the massive BIA (Beijing International Airport) on a hazy afternoon, Beijing, China.





Other travels to China include;

South West China 2010 - Exploring South West China.
Silk Road Adventures 1995 - Traveling from Kashgar in the west across to the east coast.



Other Chinese photos from my travels;

Chinese photos





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