China 2015 by Benny Verbercht (20497) 2015-07-25 - 2015-08-25
For our sixth major trip in China we focussed on southern Gansu and the areas bordering it, i.e. eastern Qinghai and southern Ningxia.
At the beginning/end of the Silk Road, it's an area of historical exchange and mixed cultures with lots of muslims (both Hui and others) and lots of Tibetans.
It's also a part of China that is changing fast, as roads are being built, tunnels dug and new cities arise. ... (full story) (70 photos)
China 2012 by Benny Verbercht (20497) 2012-07-10 - 2012-08-23
fifth trip to the big country, this time to/from Hong Kong and taking in the provinces of Guangdong, Fujian, Hunan and a bit of Guangxi too
always the same, always different...the most fascinating country on the planet, if you ask me (56 photos)
10 days at the roof of the world by Erdem Kutukoglu (3931) 2010-10-07 - 2010-10-15
In October 2010, I spent 10 days at the "Roof of the World". It was a dream come true.
Contrary to my expectations, Tibet’s capital Lhasa proved to be, compared with Nepal’s Kathmandu, a modern city with large avenues, modern cars, international brands’ shops, Chinese banks and telecom companies.
Apparently, the ongoing Chinese investments and a serious population influx have been reshaping the Tibetan economy and social structure in the past decades. A rising interest in Tibet among Chinese tourists is also contributing to this rapid change. ... (full story) (36 photos)
A Little Taste Of China by Wiktor Czerwinski (912) 2009-03-29 - 2009-04-04
Itinerary: Hong Kong & Makau & Guangzhou (Canton)
Sorry. This travelogue is under construction. The headline photo is temporary. I'm waiting for uploading of more pictures. (9 photos)
Shanghai and around 2006 by patshoo Shoocongdej (952) 2006-10-21 - 2006-10-25
Shanghai - Wuzhen - Hangzhou - Zhouzhuang,From 21/10/2006 - 25/10/2006
This was the first time of me for Shanghai.I want to visit the water town but for my short time visiting.I plan to visit the three most famous water townships around Shanghai. (4 photos)
- Light Painting (12 photos)
- Your Favorites of Year 2007 (38 photos)
- Windmills (9 photos)
- live8 - concert and more, 02.07.2005 (3 photos)
- Into The City (11 photos)
- Same Title...Different Photo (3 photos)
- Palais des Congrès & Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle (27 photos)
- Romantic Couples (38 photos)
- WC and TE (31 photos)