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Peak to peak via Fuzhou and Kunming

Welcome to the third instalment of my recent trip to China. My journey began in Shanghai, after which I visited the cities of Suzhou, Nanjing and Hangzhou. 978 more words

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New on 500px : Jade Dragon Snow Mountain by taisenlin1

I was very proud of myself when i was the first time on the top of 4506M high moutain in the year of 2008….
Jade Dragon Snow Mountain (Yulong Mountain) is the southernmost glacier in the Northern Hemisphere. 68 more words

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These images were taken in a new Buddhist temple found on the windswept plains above Lijiang, Yunnan Province, China. Sometimes a Buddhist temples can be… 130 more words


Autumn leaves in Shangri-La

Autumn is nearing its end this year in my part of the world.  When I was in Shangri-La, China last month fall colors had just started to appear in the forests.   40 more words


Vietnam gets inundated as China discharges reservoir water

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Vietnam is seen flooded after China released water from the reservoirs of its hydropower plants on October 11, 2015. Tuoi Tre photo… 418 more words

A few more scenes from Shangri-La's countryside

The countryside surrounding Shangri-La is a rural landscape of small farms, fields and villages divided by densely forested hills, soaring mountains and deeply carved rivers.  When I was in China last month I spent a couple of days driving the narrow roads that connect these places.   12 more words


Morning in Shangri-La's countryside

The smoke from early fires, mist from the warming earth and sunlight filtering through the clouds created an interesting atmosphere around this small village in the countryside a few miles north of Shangri-La.   33 more words