Guilin

Beijing Chengdu Chongqing Countryside Dujiangyan Great Wall  2005 Guilin Harbin Kashgar Market Kashgar Silk road Shanghai Suzhou Three Gorges Forbidden City Gorges  project Pandas Urumqi Uyghur Culture Uyghur home Wuhan Yangtze river Yangtze Villages Xian Hong Kong Macao Taiwan Taiwan Country Tibet Tibet to Nepal

Guilin, China

Li River People

 

the town

Guilin (Chinese: 桂林; pinyin: Guln) is a city in China, situated in the northeast of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on the west bank of the Li River. Its name means "forest of Sweet Osmanthus", owing to the large number of fragrant Sweet Osmanthus trees located in the city. The city has long been renowned for its unique scenery.

 

 

 

a tourist attraction for the Chinese

 

 

 

 

boat ride on the river Li Jiang

 

along the river

More Photos of the Li river

 

 

salesman for turtle soup
(includes the broken bones in the soup)

 

 

 

 

fishing

 

on the farm

 

 

the farmers

 

and the peppers which give the food in this area its special taste

 

 

rice

 

More Photos of the people of Guilin

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Li River People

Beijing Chengdu Chongqing Countryside Dujiangyan Great Wall  2005 Guilin Harbin Kashgar Market Kashgar Silk road Shanghai Suzhou Three Gorges Forbidden City Gorges  project Pandas Urumqi Uyghur Culture Uyghur home Wuhan Yangtze river Yangtze Villages Xian Hong Kong Macao Taiwan Taiwan Country Tibet Tibet to Nepal

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