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Abandoned Village of Houtouwan

In the Pacific Ocean, east of Shanghai, China, lies tiny Shengshan Island, which is less than three miles across. The hilly island is home to several fishing villages, including Houtouwan, which was abandoned in the 1990s. Once a thriving…

Ancient Silk Road

Starting in Xi’an, China, the route winds its way through parts of Kazakhstan, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Lebanon. We invite you to come along through the Gobi Desert, past the Flaming Mountains, the…

The streets of Guangzhou

Guangzhou is a densely populated city in southern China attracting tourists and business people. the first ones go to look at modern buildings and poor neighborhoods. The latter ride for industrial exhibitions and for new contracts.…