some temples in Dali, Yunnan province

Now, we work down this backlog of photos from the China trip in late May and early June, 2014.  Dali is located in the northwestern part of Yunnan Province in southern China.

Picture taking inside the temples was either forbidden or discouraged.


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An information sign for visitors in multiple languages.


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Interesting architecture.


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This appears to be the same temple (as above) now seen from a different angle.


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Another building.


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A closer view of one of the temples.


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This next image appears to be of the Three Pagodas.


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A closer view of one of these towers.


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Closest view.


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“No climbing” – in 4 languages.


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A view captured earlier in the day.


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Western tourists in southern China with local tour guide.


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Our photographer fondly recalls her early childhood in Kowloon, Hong Kong when she shouldered burdens in a similar manner as shown here.


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A Tibetan woman in traditional dress.


Tibetan lady


A restaurant area.  Observe the reflections in the water.


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Man made concrete water falls.


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A painting of the Buddha.


Buddha picture


Dali silk factory.  It is not clear to me if this is a painting or a woven silk work of art.  It is a beautiful work of art.


Dali silk factory


Another interesting image.




A framed painting under glass.


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