Category Archives: The Southern Tour

Lijiang at Night

The final post in the Southern Tour Series, this is a number of pictures that I took one night in the Streets of Lijiang. The Southern tour is Done! Continue reading

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Lijiang by Day

Pieces from a few days spent in Lijiang, exploring the town and the surrounding lands. Scenery like you won’t see anywhere else in China. Continue reading

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Stories from the Dark

A small piece of my trip to Lijiang. Of the pictures that I have taken, this is quite possibly my favorite. Continue reading

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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. ┬áIt 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: Train to Dali

There is nothing quite like a journey through China by train. You can’t really say you’ve seen it all until you have taken at least one extended ride on a train. Pictures from my ride between Kunming and Dali. 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: A Rural Chinese Town

Waking up in a rural Chinese town after arriving in the dark is an amazing experience. This post is short and sweet, simple like the place we were visiting. Continue reading

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