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in Chengde

Mystical and mighty... and to myself only??? No doubt about one thing... It certainly is the Great One!

June 8th 2013
When we were leaving Datong in the morning things were looking pretty good – the weather was beautiful, sunny with blue skies (until now we haven’t been that successful with the weather, so were more than positively surprised!) and my stomach seemed to have settled for a moment (small bug it would seem, still decided to skip some meals just in case though – long journey ahead!). So full of o ... read more
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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
16th July 2013

Putuozongcheng Zhi Miao
Magnificent photo of this mini Potala at Chengde. Looks great with greenery. Magic up close and inside as well.

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