Finally exploring the incredible Rainbow Mountains
Month: August 2016
Gansu Province (5) : Zhangye
A visit to the unbelievable Zhangye Danxia Geopark and the Rainbow Mountains.
Gansu Province (4) : Zhangye
A visit to the famous Mati Si Buddhist Caves
Gansu Province (3) : Jiayuguan
Westernmost section of the Ming Dynasty Great Wall, with ancient fortifications and tombes along the Silk Road
Gansu Province (2) : Dunhuang
More exploration of Dunhuang: the unusual Yadan Geological Park, the famous Mogao Buddha Caves, and the idyllic Crescent Moon Spring
Gansu Province (1) : Dunhuang
In the footsteps of Marco Polo : exploring the Silk Road, the Ancient Great Wall and 1000 Buddha caves from the oasis town of Dunhuang in the Gobi Desert
Shaanxi Province (2) : Xi’an
The Giant Wild Goose Pavilion, Xi’an city defenses, and cycling on the old city walls on Chinese National Day !
Shaanxi Province (1) : Xi’an
Short stop in Xi’an with the amazing Terracotta Army and fantastic food street.
Sichuan Province (4) : Huanglong Scenic Area
Unique geological formations of marvelous travertin terrasses and basins high in the Sichuan mountains.
Sichuan Province (3) : Jiuzhaigou
Final chapter and discovering more natural wonders
Sichuan Province (2) : Jiuzhaigou
Blue lakes, waterfalls and Tibetan villages…
Sichuan Province (1) : Jiuzhaigou
First stage of my trip to the wonderful Jiuzhaigou National Park