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Published Sun 25 September 2011 01:30 (+1200)
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Hong Kong at night, from Victoria Peak An IFC monolith
Hong Kong at night, from Victoria Peak
An IFC monolith
Lucky Dessert neon Hong Kong sign overload near Mong Kok
Lucky Dessert neon
Hong Kong sign overload near Mong Kok
Sunset from Hong Kong Island One of the stalls making Mong Kok overpoweringly smelly
Sunset from Hong Kong Island
One of the stalls making Mong Kok overpoweringly smelly
Making the most of the land you've got Cool arch up Nong Ping
Making the most of the land you've got
Cool arch up Nong Ping
Tian Tan Giant Buddha 431 km/h on the Shanghai maglev
Tian Tan Giant Buddha
431 km/h on the Shanghai maglev
Who wants some delicious whatever-this-is? The Chinese Pizza Hut (Pizza & More) serves snails and octopus
Who wants some delicious whatever-this-is?
The Chinese Pizza Hut (Pizza & More) serves snails and octopus
Returning to the world of topiary and consumerism Apple in the centre of some very expensive real-estate
Returning to the world of topiary and consumerism
Apple in the centre of some very expensive real-estate
Going out on the air-deck for some great stimulation One of the Oriental Pearl Tower's pink globes
Going out on the air-deck for some great stimulation
One of the Oriental Pearl Tower's pink globes
Pudong at night The Customs House on the Bund
Pudong at night
The Customs House on the Bund
HSBC Building on the Bund Colorful Tunxi shopping street
HSBC Building on the Bund
Colorful Tunxi shopping street
Mushrooms drying in Hongcun Tasty foods in Hongcun
Mushrooms drying in Hongcun
Tasty foods in Hongcun
Cool building entrance in Hongcun Lotus flower on the south lake at Hongcun
Cool building entrance in Hongcun
Lotus flower on the south lake at Hongcun
Bridge to the Hongcun entrance Hongcun's south lake
Bridge to the Hongcun entrance
Hongcun's south lake
Eroded slopes on Huangshan Up and down Huangshan
Eroded slopes on Huangshan
Up and down Huangshan
Pine tree on Huangshan Walking around Huangshan's jagged ridges
Pine tree on Huangshan
Walking around Huangshan's jagged ridges
Crazy Huangshan walkways on sheer cliffs. Would not have wanted to be one of the guys building these. Walkways stuck to the side of Huangshan
Crazy Huangshan walkways on sheer cliffs.  Would not have wanted to be one of the guys building these.
Walkways stuck to the side of Huangshan
Pre-made watercolor that looks a lot like my friend and not at all like anyone Chinese Watercolor artist in the lobby, hairdryer hidden away
Pre-made watercolor that looks a lot like my friend and not at all like anyone Chinese
Watercolor artist in the lobby, hairdryer hidden away
Lilac sunset as the cloud creeps over Huangshan Hotel equipment provided, for the executive volcanologist
Lilac sunset as the cloud creeps over Huangshan
Hotel equipment provided, for the executive volcanologist
Beihai Hotel, Huangshan, giving the bad weather news The cheaper and even harder-sleeping accommodation option on Huangshan
Beihai Hotel, Huangshan, giving the bad weather news
The cheaper and even harder-sleeping accommodation option on Huangshan
We attempted to practice civilised behavior To leave with the memory, please leave behind your virtue
We attempted to practice civilised behavior
To leave with the memory, please leave behind your virtue
Soaring up the Huangshan cable car The hunchback of Huangshan
Soaring up the Huangshan cable car
The hunchback of Huangshan
Awesome view along the Great Wall at Jinshanling Steps to climb at Jingshanling
Awesome view along the Great Wall at Jinshanling
Steps to climb at Jingshanling
Walking along the Jinshanling section of the Great Wall Starting the Jinshanling walk at Shalingzhai pass
Walking along the Jinshanling section of the Great Wall
Starting the Jinshanling walk at Shalingzhai pass
Summer Palace boat attendant dude Paddle-boaters on the Summer Palace lake
Summer Palace boat attendant dude
Paddle-boaters on the Summer Palace lake
Recycler Beijing at night
Recycler
Beijing at night
An old-school Beijing street in the evening Slicing some seriously delicious duck
An old-school Beijing street in the evening
Slicing some seriously delicious duck
No cars on fire in the Forbidden City please Mowing grass by hand in the Forbidden City... low labour costs
No cars on fire in the Forbidden City please
Mowing grass by hand in the Forbidden City... low labour costs
Golden lion playing with its cub Golden lion paw resting on the world
Golden lion playing with its cub
Golden lion paw resting on the world
Golden lion in the Forbidden City Ceramic wall dragon
Golden lion in the Forbidden City
Ceramic wall dragon
Happy turtle sculpture in the Forbidden City Forbidden City roof
Happy turtle sculpture in the Forbidden City
Forbidden City roof
Mao's Red Army sculpture in Tiananmen Square Plain red communist flags in Tiananmen Square
Mao's Red Army sculpture in Tiananmen Square
Plain red communist flags in Tiananmen Square
Policeman on a T-Robot self-stabilised scooter in Tiananmen Square Looking back towards the Forbidden Palace, with Mao on the edge of Tiananmen Square
Policeman on a T-Robot self-stabilised scooter in Tiananmen Square
Looking back towards the Forbidden Palace, with Mao on the edge of Tiananmen Square
Tiananmen Square Temple of Heaven decorative detail
Tiananmen Square
Temple of Heaven decorative detail
Temple of Heaven Sculptures on a Temple of Heaven building's roof ridges
Temple of Heaven
Sculptures on a Temple of Heaven building's roof ridges
In the Temple of Heaven Beijing food - tasty but oily
In the Temple of Heaven
Beijing food - tasty but oily
Peking duck slicing (glove is on the wrong hand dude) Tasty spicy beans
Peking duck slicing (glove is on the wrong hand dude)
Tasty spicy beans
Represent Please enter the Quality goocls Yoom
Represent
Please enter the Quality goocls Yoom
Rows of terracotta warriors Terracotta warriors
Rows of terracotta warriors
Terracotta warriors
Making mini terracotta warriors People working in a Xi'an dumpling place
Making mini terracotta warriors
People working in a Xi'an dumpling place
Folded tree in the Great Mosque Drums in the Drum Tower
Folded tree in the Great Mosque
Drums in the Drum Tower
Old Drum Tower, new surveillance cameras Xi'an street food
Old Drum Tower, new surveillance cameras
Xi'an street food
Crazy tuk-tuk driver #1 Camera dudes just wanted to play with my gear
Crazy tuk-tuk driver #1
Camera dudes just wanted to play with my gear
Street vendor making amazing caramel animals with his hands Smog drowning out the Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Street vendor making amazing caramel animals with his hands
Smog drowning out the Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Ashen air in Xi'an Appropriate Parking at the hostel
Ashen air in Xi'an
Appropriate Parking at the hostel
The scrum outside the Xi'an train station A Chinese-style gate near Yichang
The scrum outside the Xi'an train station
A Chinese-style gate near Yichang
Critter by the Three Gorges Dam. I'm thinking red means poisonous. The Three Gorges Dam in the mist
Critter by the Three Gorges Dam.  I'm thinking red means poisonous.
The Three Gorges Dam in the mist
Three Gorges Dam lock doors opening Going down, 4 to a lock
Three Gorges Dam lock doors opening
Going down, 4 to a lock
We woke up in the future A dragon chasing us into the Three Gorges Dam locks
We woke up in the future
A dragon chasing us into the Three Gorges Dam locks
River vendor, umbrella, smoke, garbage in the water Cliffside walkway on the Mekong River
River vendor, umbrella, smoke, garbage in the water
Cliffside walkway on the Mekong River
Fishing on the Mekong River Heading into the first of the Three Gorges
Fishing on the Mekong River
Heading into the first of the Three Gorges
The broad Yangtze Waterfall and conifers in Jiuzhaigou
The broad Yangtze
Waterfall and conifers in Jiuzhaigou
A bride in Jiuzhaigou Plentiful fish swimming past sunken logs in Jiuzhaigou
A bride in Jiuzhaigou
Plentiful fish swimming past sunken logs in Jiuzhaigou
Colorful flags in a Tibetan village in Jiuzhaigou Colorful Pool in Jiuzhaigou
Colorful flags in a Tibetan village in Jiuzhaigou
Colorful Pool in Jiuzhaigou
Trees on the mountains in Jiuzhaigou Blue lakes and trees in Jiuzhaigou
Trees on the mountains in Jiuzhaigou
Blue lakes and trees in Jiuzhaigou
Beautiful clear turquoise pools in Huanglong Yellow cascades in Huanglong
Beautiful clear turquoise pools in Huanglong
Yellow cascades in Huanglong
The top of Huanglong (take a polarising filter next time!) Heathy forest and clear air at Huanglong
The top of Huanglong (take a polarising filter next time!)
Heathy forest and clear air at Huanglong
No scrabble in the Huanglong cable car please, word nerds The view from the road to Huanglong in Ngawa
No scrabble in the Huanglong cable car please, word nerds
The view from the road to Huanglong in Ngawa
Oxygen in a can... you may need this A monument to the revolution
Oxygen in a can... you may need this
A monument to the revolution
Tasty sliced yak, omelette, and greens Big girlie restaurant tang, near Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport
Tasty sliced yak, omelette, and greens
Big girlie restaurant tang, near Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport
Chengdu growth, life, and decay Can I get the intestines powder dish with a side of pee beef ball?
Chengdu growth, life, and decay
Can I get the intestines powder dish with a side of pee beef ball?
Rice serving bowl in a Leshan restaurant Joss sticks by a Leshan temple
Rice serving bowl in a Leshan restaurant
Joss sticks by a Leshan temple
The epic Leshan Giant Buddha, from the river Leshan Giant Buddha
The epic Leshan Giant Buddha, from the river
Leshan Giant Buddha
The less pleasant side of China's developing economy Blue apartments in Ya'an
The less pleasant side of China's developing economy
Blue apartments in Ya'an
A solo escalator to save you the climb back up from Bifengxia valley Our excellent Sichuan tour guide, Ruby
A solo escalator to save you the climb back up from Bifengxia valley
Our excellent Sichuan tour guide, Ruby
Striking butterfly in Bifengxia Baby panda thinking about what to have for lunch
Striking butterfly in Bifengxia
Baby panda thinking about what to have for lunch
Panda climbing a tree, considering a nap Cute wee baby panda munching bamboo in Bifengxia
Panda climbing a tree, considering a nap
Cute wee baby panda munching bamboo in Bifengxia
Recumbent panda having a scratch Pandas butting heads
Recumbent panda having a scratch
Pandas butting heads
Beautiful pandas in Bifengxia MY bamboo
Beautiful pandas in Bifengxia
MY bamboo
Well-fed panda munching bamboo at Bifengxia The striking Impression Liu Sanjie performance on water
Well-fed panda munching bamboo at Bifengxia
The striking Impression Liu Sanjie performance on water
Impression Liu Sanjie in the spectacular Yangshuo scenery Yangshuo shopping street
Impression Liu Sanjie in the spectacular Yangshuo scenery
Yangshuo shopping street
Bamboo rafter on the Yulong River I'd rather they didn't still do this for tourists - it seems unfair!
Bamboo rafter on the Yulong River
I'd rather they didn't still do this for tourists - it seems unfair!
Cormorant fisherman demonstrating on the Yulong River Punting in bamboo boats on the Yulong River
Cormorant fisherman demonstrating on the Yulong River
Punting in bamboo boats on the Yulong River
The beautiful Yulong River area Who wants a glass of snake wine?
The beautiful Yulong River area
Who wants a glass of snake wine?
The conga line of boats cruising down the Li River Karst landscape ranging around the Li River
The conga line of boats cruising down the Li River
Karst landscape ranging around the Li River
People hanging out by the pagodas in the evening Looking over Guilin city and karst landscape from Seven Star Park
People hanging out by the pagodas in the evening
Looking over Guilin city and karst landscape from Seven Star Park
Beautiful river scene in Seven Star Park Lanterns in Seven Star Park
Beautiful river scene in Seven Star Park
Lanterns in Seven Star Park
Monkey roaming in Seven Star Park Mini-Golden-Gate-Bridge on the Guilin lakes
Monkey roaming in Seven Star Park
Mini-Golden-Gate-Bridge on the Guilin lakes
Cool tree by the lake Panda put-put boats for hire on the lake
Cool tree by the lake
Panda put-put boats for hire on the lake
Stone boat on the lake A nice spot in China - lake, trees, bridges, and karst in Guilin
Stone boat on the lake
A nice spot in China - lake, trees, bridges, and karst in Guilin
Seating pigs around the lake in Guilin Chinese "Aviation Food" - not to be confused with real food
Seating pigs around the lake in Guilin
Chinese "Aviation Food" - not to be confused with real food