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Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve

Stunning Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve

May 11th 2012
I caught the 8.30am bus to Songpan, a town 300kms north of Chengdu and only 100kms from Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve. The trip took about 7 hours and I found it quite interesting following the river and passing near the epicentre of the devestating 2008 Sichuan earthquake. Most of the towns that were destroyed are full of new housing with only some remnants to be seen, including a few bridges that ha ... read more
Asia » China » Sichuan » Jiuzhaigou

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
12th May 2012

Great photo
Loved the reflection and the light on the water.

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