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The three-tiered wooden pagoda in the central pavillion of Banyan Tree Lijiang. #

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Travel Photo - Lijiang China

Lijiang on a cloudy day

Ristorantino affacciato su un canale di Lijiang

A guide to Lijiang: What to do and where to stay.

We descend again on to a plateau with another really interesting village where the houses blend in to the colours of the prairie. Yak are wandering the ...

square near the south gate of Lijiang

"The city in water,with the city in the water is the biggest characteristic of lijiang. Located in northwest yunnan naxi counties of lijiang,is the naxi ...

After meandering through Shuhe for the afternoon, with both a cultural performance and horse ride under our belts, we happened upon our best Lijiang ...

The plume of smoke is white at first, but as the day progresses it gathers among its billowing folds such delicate hues of permanent rose, lemon yellow, ...

Impression Lijiang is a cultural show which demonstrated the traditions and lifestyle of local Naxi, Yi and Bai ethnics of the area. At the carpark where we ...

Inland China - Lijiang I would love to travel down this road haha

cafe scene in Lijiang

Two-Week Yunnan Itinerary Lijiang

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It took us one hour to get to Baisha Village but it wasn't tiring at all cause we get THIS FREAKING BREATHTAKING VIEW

you can write your dreams or wishes on those wooden plates.when the wind blows through,there are beautiful sounds.your dreams will come true.it is a native ...

Sutra Collection Pavilion

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you can write your dreams or wishes on those wooden plates.when the wind blows through,there are beautiful sounds.your dreams will come true.it is a native ...

Lijiang old town, Yunnan / China (by Linda de.

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We reach Middle Leaping Gorge where we stop for lunch at an International Hostel and a Frenchman talks to us about trekking around these parts and his ...

Streets of 丽江古城

Ban do du lich Le Giang

Shangri-la: A day in Lost Paradise

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Hwy 213 is a muddy mess, note the truck driver is on the wrong side of the road, this is common in China. We did get ...

Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and Lijiang

Our journey began in Lijiang, which as it turns out, is extremely popular with domestic tourists. Lijiang is split up into three parts – Lijiang City, ...

Somehow bus stations do not inspire confidence in the trip ahead. The only way to make certain you are on the right bus, if you don't speak Chinese, ...

Driving Yosemite

Tiger Leaping Gorge

Our first night in town was spent at The Bruce Chalet, outside of Shuhe proper and adjacent to the surrounding farmland. I don't have glowing reviews about ...

We made an early morning walk through the old centre of Lijiang (麗江) before the hectic tourist entertainment got ...

After drop off I looked around and there was no one around me. And quiet. The park was open, just not busy. Entrance was 120 CNY, with small tour buses ...

A map I made of the entire cycling route from Shangri-La to Lijiang

From the pass I began the biggest descent of the trip, and therefore the most fun! 1,100 meters (3,610 feet) of nonstop downhill. The Chinese cyclists and I ...

I love the natural scene much more,here's some pictures I took on the roadside,hope you have a good trip

I love the natural scene much more,here's some pictures I took on the roadside,hope you have a good trip

The new Route 3 in northern Lao

U can say that the women are the breadwinners... and they lead very tough lives. The Naxi people are believers of Dongba reiligion.

Kyle's meetings finished, we bade farewell to Kunming and boarded a short flight to Lijiang. We had arranged to stay at the Bivou, a boutique hotel in the ...

A surprisingly imposing Christian church in Kunming

Lijiang, always a hot tourist destination, most people come here just to enjoy the leisure time, sunshine and the nightlife. Also the natural sceneries are ...

Typical sight of Lijiang old town. Flowing stream with weeping willows

Miss Daisy in Beijing

Lijiang railway transportation. Travel by Train

Add it to the bucket list! Xiaoqikong Waterfall - Libo Guizhou, China (by Simon Long)

Sigh I want to go back to Lijiang

In some places finding the feeling of going off the beaten path basically just means not riding on the major highway. In other places you have to work for ...

The bus got back onto the same route to get back to Lijiang. Think its the fastest and safest route back to Lijiang... maybe.

... place to enjoy the local life and the local food: Cross Bridge Noodles and Steam Pot Chicken. The first wonder- Stone Forest and Dongchuan Red Land are ...

Cycling out of Lijiang.

On the third evening in Lijiang, I ate street dumplings and noodles for dinner. It proved to be an unfortunate decision. I woke up in the middle of the ...

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Mid-way through the village, there is a street lined with restaurants and full of fruit vendors. Most of the restaurants appeared to turn into clubs by ...

Shangrila/ Shangri-la/ Zhongdian, Yunnan, China.

If you a devout pilgrim, Shangri-la will attract you more with its featured temples, what's more, you can visit Tibet nearby.

Tour group is leaving Las Vegas City and going to Grand Canyon on a hot sunny morning.

What we were told would be a 3 hour hike turned into an almost 6 hour grueling trek that nearly made us miss our bus back to Lijiang the next afternoon.

Shangrila/ Shangri-la/ Zhongdian, Yunnan, China.

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But this process is not so pleasant fall in love. Because the road is too! Hard! Open! La

The town of Lijiang from Lion Hill

At the foot of the mountain lies a lake once sacred to the Naxi people. Lijiang still is the home of many Naxi people, a minority group in China.

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Old and new collide in Lijiang. Naxi herbalist Dr. Ho sees a patient in Baisha. (James Whitlow Delano)

With the building of new highways, such as can be seen top right of this image, the old roads are left quiet, ideal for rural riding.

Encounter in Yunnan (the Dianchi Lake, Xishuangbanna, Dali, Lijiang, Yulong snow

Just When You Think You Know China--Kunming and Lijiang

The sound where the rock splits the water is said to sound like a bellowing tiger

a Chinese-style fire truck for pedestrian streets in Lijiang

Audi Q5s...yeah!

credit: blake snow

I got invited to go with Anne and Amy back to Amy's house, which was right on the river and surrounded ...

Just When You Think You Know China--Kunming and Lijiang | The Latimers in China

Genevieve and Sebastian were excited to be out front, leading the way:

It gets you out of your routine, it shows you a different way of life, the jet lag puts you in a creative fog.

view of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and the newer town of Lijiang from Wangu Pavilion

#25daysinChina, or solo-traveller adventures in the country that surprised me.

Two-Week Yunnan Itinerary - Lijiang Old Town

The most famous mountain hole in world. Do you want to see this one? Visit Lijiang, Yunnan and admire this beauty of nature. Photo credit: Shutterstock

... Looking at where I was coming from ...

Kyle's meetings finished, we bade farewell to Kunming and boarded a short flight to Lijiang. We had arranged to stay at the Bivou, a boutique hotel in the ...

We made gradual climbs and drops over two mountain passes, both over 10,500 feet, and then we started dropping in altitude. Here are some scenes along the ...

The Pavilion was fairly new—it had been built in 1997 (the year Lijiang Old Town had been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site).

Their crops meander down the slopes in terraces and form quite a picture with the differing colours of wheat and rice harvests. We stop often for photo ...

Pantao Road is a Main Artery

Michael was chubby mouth, dark hair, loud voice and was class valedictorian. It was probably a geography lesson 6 grade, and Michael talked about Asia.

Encounter in Yunnan (the Dianchi Lake, Xishuangbanna, Dali, Lijiang, Yulong snow

Bridge over the Lijiang River, Yangshuo

... they had restored the resort and if she hadn't brought us down the road to the grounds keepers house, we would have never seen any sign of the ...

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viewing Chinese paintings in black and white framed on route.

It's a really fast road, and we're going really fast. Too fast. I come up behind a big 4×4 on a long sweeping left hand bend and I can see right round ...