Autumn in China is by far the best time to be here. The temperatures throughout the country are milder without the extremes you can experience in winter and summer, and without the wetn ess you’ll experience in the spring. While the days are getting shorter, you can have warmish daytime weather right into November in the north and central parts of China and in the south, you’ll find it can still be quite warm.
Huangshan is a mountain range in southern Anhui province in eastern China. Vegetation on the range is thickest below 1,100 meters (3,600 ft), with trees growing up to the treeline at 1,800 meters (5,900 ft)
Having at least 140 sections open to visitors, Huangshan is a major tourist destination in China.
Huangshan Citychanged its name from Tunxi in 1987 in order to promote Huangshan tourism.
In 2007, for instance, more than 1.5 million tourists visited the mountain.
The foot of the mountain is linked by rail and by air to Shanghai,and also is accessible from cities such as Hangzhou and Wuhu.
As of 1990, there were more than 50 kilometers of footpaths providing access to scenic areas for visitors and staffers of the facilities.
Today there are also cable cars that tourists may use to ride directly from the base to one of the summits.
Throughout the area there are hotels and guest houses that accommodate overnight visitors,many of whom hike up the mountains, spend the night at one of the peaks to view the sunrise, and then descend by a different route the next day.
The area is classified as a AAAAA scenic area by the China National Tourism Administration.
If you have ever noticed, the horizon appears awesome with the multicolored shadows on the sky.
As the sun is biding Good Bye, it emanates a lovely cocktail of colors ranging from yellow, golden yellow, red, purple, blue and many more
But this happens for a very small time during the dusk, its prominently seen over the mountains or the sea
I had tried to capture such lovely natural colors which the
i always loved the brilliance of these colors which disappears soon once the sun is set.
There are four city gate in four directions in Weishan Old Town, which is shaped like a square seal. As the remarkable building in Weishan Old Town, the Xinggong Tower is built in the center in Ming Dynasty. At a height of 11 meters, it consists of timberwork tower and brick foundation support.
The north city tower of Weishan Old Town is called Gongchen Tower with a height of 23.5 meters. The whole building was supported by 28 large pillars. Climbing up from the east or west gate and overlooking
, travelers can clearly see the four main streets extending to different directions and the dignified residences.
Majestically standing in the Weishan Old Town, the Xinggong Tower and Gongchen Tower has been the remarkable building. Inside the old town, the folk residences basically remain the traditional Chinese construction style of Ming and Qing Dynasty. Some are ‘Three Square with a Screen Wall’ and some are ‘Quadrangle Dwellings with Five Courtyards’. There are also many ancient buildings existed inside or outside Weishan Old Town, such as Confucius Temple, Wenhua Academy and Yuhuang Pavillion. Some exports praise highly after investigation of Weishan Old Town because of the intact preservation of Ancient Town.
Xinjiang Chinese: 新疆; pinyin: Xīnjiāng), officially Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, is an autonomous region of China in the northwest of the country. It is the largest Chinese administrative division, the 8th largest country subdivision in the world, spanning over 1.6 million km2 and the most populous amongst the ten largest national subdivisions. It contains the disputed territory of Aksai Chin administered by China.
Xinjiang contains China’s smaller border with Russia (which is 40 km/24 mi long; the remainder of the China-Russia border is 3,605 km/2,240 mi long, and is taken up by the Inner Mongolia and Heilongjiang provinces), but its other international borders are with Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India.
It is also bordered, to the south, by Tibet, easily its longest border, when including the Eastern Tibetan disputed territories. It has abundant oil reserves and is China’s largest natural gas-producing region.
Cangshan is a mountain range immediately west of Dali City in Yunnanprovince of Southwest China.
The highest summit, Malong, is 4,122 m.pictures clicked by me from 2009-2012
Nainital is a popular hill station in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, Situated at an altitude of 2,084 metres (6,837 ft) above sea level,
Nainital is set in a valley containing a pear-shaped lake, approximately
two miles in circumference, and surrounded by mountains
It was a thrill trekking through China-Myanmar Border,we could come across rivers, lakes, mountains, local people their life and food habits & culture.
We trekked around 7-8 days ….going through the narrow green bushy path along the river into forest, hills and animals.
Just Unforgettable trekking in my life.
Xinjiang.. Awesome picturesque and gateway to central Asia!!
Lijiang is ONE of the loveliest place I had Visited in Yunnan province in China….One feel as if experiencing the medieval China…