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Trip reports archive: August, 2012

last hill

Hiking photos – Bashang Grasslands 2012/08

Click through to see photos from our August visit to the Bashang Grasslands in Hebei Province.

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the big towers

Special trip photos – Ancient City of Pingyao, 2012/08

In August we travelled by train to the old city of Pingyao on a 2.5 day trip. We strolled the streets and lanes and looked at temples and old courtyard residences, and got a good look at the colourful characters on the city streets. Click through to see the photos!

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leg position and stance

Hiking photos – Tai Chi and Silver Pagodas hike, 2012/08/04

On this outing we combined a scenic walk with an introduction to Tai chi. We walked from a small village up and over the hill to the pagodas, accompanied by a Tai chi master, and did two sessions of Tai chi in the hills near the Silver Pagodas. Click through to see some photos from the trip.

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Middle Switchback Great Wall, 2015/06/07

Middle Switchback Great Wall, 2015/06/07

In Brief: Photos from a short hike along a rough but pretty line of Great Wall in Beijing’s northwest.

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