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South West China

Travel map and Photo Blog - China (中國)

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Traveling to South West China... arriving in Guilin (Guangxi), (China) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then traveling 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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Rambutan Man
Bike peddling Rambutan seller, on the banks of the River Li, Guilin, Guangxi, China.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Moon and Sun Pagodas
On 'Shan Hu' lake, in the centre of the city, you'll find the 'Moon and Sun Pagodas', Guilin, 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 (中國) photos - (PhotoStream)

◄ Malaysia 2009 ---------------- Table of Contents ---------------- Pulau Weh 2010 ►

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Travel map and Photo Blog - China (中國), Mongolia (Монгол)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Beijing International
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/Mongolian photos from my travels;

Chinese (中國) photos- (PhotoStream)
Mongolian (Монгол) photos- (PhotoStream)

◄ Penang 2007 ---------------- Table of Contents ---------------- Bangladesh 2009 ►

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