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The days in Tibet by Antony Yong (TonyFoto) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 379 W: 55 N: 321] (3825) :: 2006-09-23 - 2006-10-06 :: 3393 Views

To me and to many others, Tibet is a mysterious land. I realized my dream and have a trip to Tibet in September and October 2006.

Here are some of the photos I took there ... (19 photos)

Lijiang Town by Antony Yong (TonyFoto) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 379 W: 55 N: 321] (3825) :: 2005-10-20 - 2005-10-21 :: 3730 Views

Before I went there, I heared a lot about Lijiang, a small and old town in Yunnan Provice. There are too many tourists, too many shops selling the similar souvenirs.

But I couldn't resist the attaction of its beauty and eventually went there last October. Yes, it is a small town full of noisy tourists and cheap souvenirs. But we still can feel and smell her charms behind the polluted view in day time. (23 photos)

Old Suhe Town by Antony Yong (TonyFoto) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 379 W: 55 N: 321] (3825) :: 2005-10-22 :: 3186 Views

When I was in Yunnan last October, I spent a half day in Suhe Town, which is about 15 kilometers away from Lijiang (Dayan) Town. Unlike Lijiang which is more famous and there are more tourists, Suhe is much smaller and less tourists. Most importantly, the houses in Suhe are much more natural, original and well preserved. (8 photos)

Meili Mountains by Antony Yong (TonyFoto) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 379 W: 55 N: 321] (3825) :: 2005-10-16 - 2005-10-17 :: 4872 Views

Meili Mountains are located in Deqin County, Diqin State, YunNan Province of China. Meili Mountains have 13 peaks, all over 6000 meters above sea.

Diqin is on the border of Yunnan Province next to Tibet. The majority residents in Diqin are Tibetan.

In Tibetan mind, Meili Mountains are the No.1 bethel among eight holy mountains. Every year, thousands Tibetan came here, walking around Meili and worshiping.... (full story) (15 photos)