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Great Wall Spur, 2019/02/27

Great Wall Spur, 2019/02/27

See 16 photos from a hike down the Great Wall Spur.

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Great Wall Nine-Eyes Tower, 2019/02/24

Nine-Eyes Tower Great Wall, 2019/02/24

Check out 13 photos from a hike up to Nine-Eyes Tower, at the Jiankou Great Wall.

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Yinmeng Temple and Sujia River, 2019/02/23

Yinmeng Temple and Sujia River, 2019/02/23

We hiked up to Yinmeng Temple, and then walked on snow down to the frozen Sujia River—see 17 photos.

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Jiankou to Mutianyu Great Wall, 2019/02/16

Jiankou to Mutianyu Great Wall, 2019/02/16

We hiked through snow on this walk from Jiankou to the Mutianyu Great Wall—see 16 photos.

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Yu County's Ancient Walled Towns and Fireworks of Molten Iron, 2019/02/15-16

Yu County’s Ancient Walled Towns and Fireworks of Molten Iron, 2019/02/15-16

See 25 photos from our Lantern Festival trip to Yu County, with shots of ancient towns and temples at Nuanquanzhen, special street parades in Yuxian, and the old walled town of Jimingyi.

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Unveiling the Buddha at Labrang Monastery, 2018/02

‘Unveiling the Buddha’ at Labrang Monastery, 2018/02

On this trip in the Gannan Tibetan area of Gansu Province we mixed in with pilgrims to see the ‘Unveiling the Buddha’ ceremony at Labrang Monastery—see 18 photos from the ceremony and hikes in the area.

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Great Wall Huanghuacheng to the Little West Lake, 2019/02/09

Huanghuacheng Great Wall to the Little West Lake, 2019/02/09

We hiked all of the Great Wall at Huanghuacheng, starting off at the Huanghuacheng Reservoir and finishing at the Little West Lake—see a set of 17 photos.

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White River Ice Hike, 2019/02/09

White River Ice Hike, 2019/02/09

A light dusting of snow had covered the ice on the frozen White River—see 21 photos from the hike.

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Tang Dynasty Caves, 2019/02/08

Tang Dynasty Caves and the Longqingxia Ice Festival, 2019/02/08

After a walk about the Tang Dynasty Caves site we braved the crowds at the Longqingxia Ice Festival—see 13 photos from the caves and ice festival.

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Jiankou to Mutianyu Great Wall, 2019/02/07

Jiankou to Mutianyu Great Wall, 2019/02/07

The skies were blue, and there was a little bit of snow on the ground—take a look at 8 photos from a hike from Jiankou over to the Mutianyu Great Wall.

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Yu County 2019/02

Yu County’s Ancient Walled Towns and Fireworks of Molten Iron, 2019/02/06

See 23 photos from our two-day Chinese New Year trip to Yu County—see shots from the ancient towns, a hike on the Hebei plains, and a dashuhua performance!

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Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2019/02/04

Huanghuacheng Great Wall to the Walled Village, 2019/02/04

See 14 photos from a hike at the Huanghuacheng Great Wall.

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