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Pallas's Cats in Qinghai, China 兔狲

As we drove along Qinghai lake, I was enthralled by the beautiful mountains and gorges, which is all part of the Tibetan Plateau. Adventurous and curious always, we decided to try an off beaten track and walk into the valley. 358 more words


Pallas's Cat

A few days ago a friend asked me which mammal I most wanted to see in China.  Perhaps predictably, I said “SNOW LEOPARD”.   I followed up quickly with “…but PALLAS’S CAT is a close second.”  The second part of my reply is now obsolete after a stunning encounter near Qinghai Lake on Friday. 818 more words

With care

 Xining, Qinghai, China 西宁

For more context, please first read the previous entry.

Continuing from Yushu, I was again received by church members in Xining (西寧, Tibetan: Ziling), home of the head office of the same ministry. 2,274 more words


China : Paradise in East, Jhangye to Xining and Qinghai Lake [ Day 6 ]

Traveling on a bullet train was very good experience and the way Chinese had handled crowd, ticketing and discipline is awesome. There are no pushes and pulls as we see in India and Japan at railway stations.  904 more words