Trek around the city
Today was over a 15 mile walk around the rice terraces from Ping’an terraced fields to Dazhai village. It was great to get out of the touristy sections and see the area in its natural beauty. 320 more words
05:21 Rice fields in Longsheng
The terraced fields are built along the slope winding from the riverside up to the mountain top, between 600 m to 800 m above sea level. A coiling terrace line that starts from the mountain foot up to the mountain top divides the mountain into layers of water in spring, layers of green rice shoots in summer, layers of rice in fall, and layers of frost in winter. 35 more words
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The final stop on the mainland China leg of our tour.
The group started the morning with another excellent breakfast from The Minority Cafe. Having never had banana bread before or since, I can safely say without a doubt that this was the best banana bread I have had in my life. 1,216 more words