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Dapeng Ancient City

Dapeng #2: Ancient City

October 2nd 2022
I must have still been in work mode, as I woke up early. I was glad though as I wanted to explore the old town early, as I wasn't sure if hordes of visitors would descend on the place with it being a public holiday. The ancient city was built in the late 14th century and it served as a naval base to counter pirates coming from the South China Sea. It's weird that the old town is so close to the be ... read more
Asia » China » Guangdong » Shenzhen

Chinese Flag 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
24th February 2023

Oh to enter within
Fabulous pic invoking reflection within. I love wandering through ancient Chinese towns and villages. I have posted some of your fabulous pics in TB's "Doors, doors & more doors" thread in the Photography Forum. Check 'em out.
28th February 2023

Great, I will take a look.

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