Pictures from China, Yunnan
A place in south west of Kunming, Capital city of Yunnan Province. Because of remoteness and
lack of infra structure and lodging etc. This place is not listed in the tourist map of
Because the soil contains such components
as oxidized Iron, etc kind of metallic
minerals. after a long period of oxidation ,
gradually added and mixed in the soil that
produced this extra-ordinary reddish brown
Dongchuan Red Land represents Yunnan
mountain valley most attractive colors.
Here in this place, Mountains and hills, Just like Taiwan, How long could
every inch of land are cultivated and this magnificent phenomenon exist?
planted to the maximum by the inhabitants, We do not know. That's why there is
Consequently causing unwanted damage to an advocacy of returning to forestry.
the place... erosion.
The whole mountain is like covering with a
beautiful colored cloth. How I wish to lie
down enjoying the breeze and looking at
the ever-changing clouds in the sky.
This hollowed place is the most distinct part
of the land. Later , in order to promote
tourism it was named ‘Lexiaguo’ ( meaning---
the place where beautiful colors set)
"Sunset is so beautiful but it is
almost dark" The most dazzling
color is before the sun sets.
In life, sometimes we do not need to ask
ourselves so many Whys', just do what you
think you want to do
Early in the morning, donkey-ridden cart
full of harvest transporting to the town,
while a few of the children walking toward
the different direction to school.
The curve-like crops' lines enhanced more
clearly by the red soil.
Crops on the Red Land such as ; potatoes,
oats, corn, oil flower vegetables, Different
color crops so arranged ,when looking from
afar it seems like God painted them on a
cloth so full of gorgeous color.
Good kid helping to harvest vegetables to
bring home before sunset.
In September, white color oil flowers are in
bloom on the whole mountain, It is a pity
they covered up the beautiful red color. The
best time for sightseeing tour is middle of
Different seasons, different time, different
sunlight, produce different kind of colors.