Images of China – Yangshuo and the Li River Valley

This is the lovely site of The Paradise Hotel in Yangshuo where we stayed.

Yangshuo 925 -6 C Stitch Paradice Hotel

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Yangshuo is a lively market town.

Yangshuo 765 C Market StreetYangshuo 923 C Market St

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We toured the countryside in little buses with a local guide.

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Yangshuo 856 CYangshuo 851 C Countryside

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It was another foggy day but it added to the drama of the landscape.

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Spotting hot air balloons was totally unexpected! What a cool way to see this countryside!

Yangshuo 883 C Water Buffalo We got up close to a water buffalo and her baby!

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More balloon sightings.

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We visited a family farm.

Yangshuo 907 CYangshuo 894 C Local Farm

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Your chickens are safe from harm if you keep them in your living room!

Yangshuo 911 C Moon Hill

A few in our group made the long climb up to Moon Hill.

A concert with traditional instruments rounded out our visit.

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Yangshuo 933 C Yangshuo 930 C Musical Concert

Here’s a short video with bits of the concert.

Traditional Instruments of China

Yangshuo 938 C2 (2)Detailed carving on the neck of an instrument.

Yangshuo 919 C Paradise Hotel Yangshuo 927 C Paradise Hotel

The Li River Valley is really beautiful and The Paradise Hotel is well named!

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One Response to Images of China – Yangshuo and the Li River Valley

  1. Janet Freeman says:

    What beautiful and elegant country side. i love the little boy in the basket.

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