Orange bumpy rocks stretched upwards towards a deep blue sky. Like-colored sheer cliffs dropped away on every side. A canyon filled up the space in front of the access trail climbing this mountain. Forest rolled over the hills beyond the cut in the earth. Further afield, snow-capped peaks lined the
Review in 3 sentences: Summit a mountain held sacred by Tibetan Buddhists. On top, drink in expansive views of the whole Lijiang area from Wenbi Shan. Upon completion, “wow” others by letting them know you stood on top of the pointy peak. SAFETY-A note and disclaimer about safety: Always take
Except for the tourists from all over China and even the world, the scene around me looked much the same as it had over the past 800 years. A small arched bridge connected two cobble-stoned streets. The architecture and style of the wooden buildings hadn’t changed much over the centuries.
The mountains shifted to a deep orange as we observed sunset to the east. Sheer cliff faces jutted into deep blue skies. Those high crags captured the last of the sun’s rays for the day. Deep below, the river already flowed in deepening darkness. Meanwhile, the small Naxi village clinging