Advertisement
« previous next »
Planting the Paddy  
   

Planting the Paddy

These women got me into the mud with them for part of the afternoon
Phase I: Intro to Chinese Psycle-touring!

May 21st 2005
Day 1: After a morning warmup at the monastary, I got off to a great start; feeling good, and the riding just got better and better. From what I knew, I was in for a 80km day, rising a couple of hundred metres, and ending up in a place called Jian Chuan. Basically my checklist for this first day looked a little like this: Wearing clothes: Yes Durability of Bike: Unknown Condition of Roads: ... read more
Asia » China » Yunnan

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
Advertisement
Tot: 3.786s; Tpl: 0.028s; cc: 20; qc: 111; dbt: 0.0658s; 3; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.6mb