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Bashang Grasslands, Hebei Province, 2015/06

Bashang Grasslands, Hebei Province, 2015/06

Far enough from Beijing to be worth the trip but still close enough to be a viable weekender, the Bashang Grasslands offer a taste of the Inner Mongolian plains without needing to go quite so far.

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Along the Silk Road from Korla to Kashgar, 2015/06

Along the Silk Road from Korla to Kashgar, 2015/06

We did a special trip along the Silk Road, starting by flying into Korla, near Urumqi, and then driving all the way to Kashgar.

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Middle Switchback Great Wall, 2015/06/07

Middle Switchback Great Wall, 2015/06/07

Our Middle Switchback Great Wall hike follows a section of rough but pretty Great Wall in the hills west of Badaling. It’s quite a contrast to the touristed section of Great Wall at Badaling - here it’s all unrestored, and seldom-visited!

Click through to see photos of the Great Wall, plus blue skies and green, forested hills.

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Immortal Valley Loop, 2016/5/29

Immortal Valley Loop, 2016/5/29

In Brief: Take a look at photos from our visit to Immortal Valley.

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