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Models in Pingyao

As I was just aimlessly drifting around Pingyao one day, I saw a big crowd at the end of the street. When I got closer, I discovered there was some sort of model shoot going on, so I decided to ask an ‘off-duty’ model what the shoot was for in my broken Mandarin. 148 more words



So last weekend I went to Datong in the Shanxi Province. The funny thing is that besides Beijing and the Hebei Province, I can now say that I’ve been to Shaanxi and Shanxi. 275 more words

Exploring the Ancient City of Pingyao, Shanxi, China


By Jen Ng

The Ancient City of Pingyao, Shanxi, China, is a world heritage listed, traditional Han Chinese city founded in the 14th century. These photographs were taken in December 2012.   67 more words


City Wall, Xi'an, Shanxi

The Xi’an City Wall is one of the oldest and largest surviving wall of its kind in China. First built in the Ming dynasty, the city wall has been a landmark of the city for nearly 800 years. 131 more words