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Streets of Dali

A late night walk around Yunnan’s Dali. Pictures of the some the craftspeople who populate the town. Continue reading

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A Ride Around Erhai Lake, Dali

I rented a bike one afternoon while I was staying in Dali, and decided to try to ride the length of the large lake which runs to the north of the city.  It was an amazing day, clear and beautiful … Continue reading

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The Cangshan Mountains

My attempt to climb the Malong Peak in Dali’s Cangshan Mountain range. Chinese Tourism 1, Spademan 0. Continue reading

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The Southern Tour: Field Walking

An afternoon walk through the paddy fields. Miles and miles of green, and no end to pictures. Continue reading

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The Southern Tour: Nameless Village

A collection of photos from a village where we spent some time, far down in the south of Yunnan. Continue reading

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The Southern Tour: In Which We Head South

The second part of the great Southern Tour. Our trip south on a bus brings us through high mountain passes and ever closer to the border of Myanmar. Continue reading

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The Southern Tour: Kunming

The first section in my southern tour of Yunnan, a business trip of sorts. Sure, it’s not the longest, but hey, we’ve got to start somewhere! Kunming is a great place to start a great tour. Continue reading

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Back From the South

After two weeks of exploration in China’s far southern Yunnan province, I am finally back in Beijing.  It’s already quite late, and I have a whole mess of stuff to do tomorrow, but here is just a (small) sample of … Continue reading

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