Luigong to Yangshuo

After our fascinating visit to Luigong, we headed back to Yangshuo via a small agricultural roadway through a beautiful valley. Photos

Road to Luigong

On the second day of our Yangshuo, China bicycling adventure, we set off for what would eventually be our ultimate destination, the Ming Dynasty-era...
Luigong, China

Visit to Luigong, China

On Day Two of our Yangshuo bicycling adventure we told our local guide we wanted to see something different than the Moon Hill area...

Lunch at Luigong

Luigong is a small Ming Dynasty-era village on the Li River near Yangshuo, China. This remarkable village would be a major tourist attraction if...

Chengdu Tower

Once you see it, you have to go up it. That was our thoughts as we were drawn to the tower from blocks away....
Chengdu Pandas

Chengdu Pandas – Part 2 – The Pandas

Part 1 | Part 2 The pandas have several public viewing enclosures. If you don't see the pandas at one enclosure, head to another. They...

Chengdu Pandas – Part 1 – The Research Base

Part 1  |  Part 2 Never mind the name - The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding - this is a zoo, and a...

Let’s Burger, Chengdu

Desperate for a real Western meal that wasn't McDonald's after a week in China, we went in search of a Pizza Hut. We walked...

Bund to Pudong Sightseeing Tunnel

The Chinese excel at putting lights on things and charging admission. That's the case with a tram that runs in a tunnel underneath the...