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Lijiang and Shangri-La, Yunnan Province, November 2016

Lijiang and Shangri-La, Yunnan Province, November 2016 (Part One)

Our five-day trip to Lijiang and Shangri-La hits the key sights of the two towns, and includes walks and side trips that explore more of what is often overlooked on visits to the area.

Click through to see 40-plus photos of Lijiang’s old town and surrounds; Shangri-La and the Songzanlin Monastery; and Yunnan’s local people and culture.

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Lijiang and Shangri-La, Yunnan Province, November 2016

Lijiang and Shangri-La, Yunnan Province, November 2016 (Part Two)

Our five-day trip to Lijiang and Shangri-La hits the key sights of the two towns, and includes walks and side trips that explore more of what is often overlooked on visits to the area. As well as photos from the big camera, we snapped a whole lot of up-close photos with our phones. Click through to see the shots!

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Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong National Parks, Sichuan, 2016/11

Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong National Parks, Sichuan, 2016/11

The scenery of Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong is amazing, and by visiting in early November we avoided the huge holiday crowds and got a look at the beginning of the autumn colours in the leaves up in the mountains.

Click through to see photos from Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong, plus some extra shots from Songpan and Chengdu.

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