Hidden Gansu...The God of Fire & Immortal Cliffs Grottoes May 18th 2017 Travels with my Xiong di...Hidden Gansu...The God of Fire & Immortal Cliffs Grottoes.
We met a grizzled old man by the road past Maiji Shan who raised a wizened finger and pointed..."that way."
"The immortal shows the way with lamps" we had heard.
He had no lamps that we could see...but a smell of paraffin and coal dust...closest thing to an immortal in these parts we thought.
So that way we w ... read more
Asia » China » Gansu » TianShui 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