BaoShan May 1st 2012 I have finally taken the time to sort through the thousands of photos from my last few weeks in China. These are some of the first ones I pulled from staying with a friend near BaoShan, Yunnan. Her family is from a small village in the hills. It was amazing to see how family life goes on there. There are a few photos from Shanghai before I flew out.
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Asia » China » Yunnan » Lijiang For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more