Sunrise at the Tiger Leaping Gorge
The sun is breaking through in the morning at the end of Tiger Leaping Gorge in Yunnan Province.
Black Dragon Pool in Lijiang
The Black Dragon Pool at the foot of Elephant Hill in Lijiang's Jade Spring Park features a scene of classical Chinese beauty with water, woods and Qing-dynasty architecture.
Rainbow in Shangri-La
An auspicious rainbow over an ancient roof in the Chinese county of Shangri-La provides a spectacular sight after a rainy day.
Red Lanterns at a creek in Lijiang
A creek is illuminated by an endless row of Chinese red lanterns in the old town of Lijiang at night, giving the scene a festive mood.
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