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Portrait of Great Grandma Pan - A Yao minority

Meet great grand mother Pan – a Yao.  Yao people are an ethnic minority group that live in the mountainous terrain in Southern China.  The Pan family lives in Dazhai, a village in the foothills of the Longji RiceTerraces. 94 more words

China

53 - Around Guilin (and farewell, China)

September 15

Arrival to Guilin by nightfall. I meet 4 Air France flight attendants in my hotel reception, and we go for dinner together. I am very proud of how fluent – if a little bit rusty – my French is. 1,748 more words

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Guilin, China and Environs - A Photo Journey

Terrace rice paddies, karsts, ancient villages, the Li River and Cormorant Fishermen.  Guilin has it all if one is an aspiring photographer.

We climbed mountains, waded in the river, traveled by rafts and drove for hours to get the perfect shot. 53 more words

Photography

Will You Take My Picture?

You know that annoyingly repetitive song “Take a Picture” by Filter released in 1999? If you have no idea what I’m talking about Google the song because I guarantee you’ve heard it and youuu don’t rememberrr. 2,814 more words

China

Part Two - Guìlín, Yángshuò and the Lóngjî Rice Terraces

Day Six

Today was simply a transit day. We ate like kings at our buffet breakfast (five star hotel remember?) and then flew to Guìlín where we were greeted with more torrential rain. 909 more words

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