Images of water buffalo and boatmen paddling traditional boats along the sleepy Li River against a backdrop of narrow, foliage-draped karst peaks look like something out of a Chinese painting-inspired dream. Enter a world where serene natural scenes of rice paddies, mountains and rivers aren't confined to a two-dimensional image.
The boat ride from Guilin to Lijiang is a three to five hour journey, drifting past spectacular karst mountain scenery. Pass through the classically Chinese landscapes of Guanxi's Guilin, Xingping and Yangshuo on a relxing cruise is the best way to ... >>
Iconic Elephant Trunk Hill juts out over the Li River, appearing like its namesake animal taking a drink from the river as it bends by Guilin. The arch of greenery-covered karst ... >>
Breathtaking rice paddies cut into terraces climb the steep hillsides around the charming Zhuang minority village of Ping'an outside Guilin. This incredible 500-year-old feat of ... >>
Impression of San Jie Liu is a dramatic musical production set against the Li River and the limestone peaks of Shutong Shan. A cast of more than 500 act and dance their way through the story of Liu Sanjie, a legendary Yangshuo heroine of the Zhuang ... >>