China

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First sight of great wall
First sight of great wall

On the nice bit of wall.  Visibility is just a few miles.
On the nice bit of wall. Visibility is just a few miles.

A little overgrown in some places
A little overgrown in some places

Sheltering during hailstorm
Sheltering during hailstorm

After the storm, some visibility
After the storm, some visibility

Panorama
Panorama

Panorama
Panorama

Me
Me

Mountains
Mountains

Crop fields in valley
Crop fields in valley

View from first hotel balcony
View from first hotel balcony

Crumbling overgrown wall
Crumbling overgrown wall

Panorama
Panorama

In the forest
In the forest

Road signs (and traffic-light timers)
Road signs (and traffic-light timers)

Hot hot day
Hot hot day

Small trees give good views
Small trees give good views

Millstone in one of the towers
Millstone in one of the towers

Tired dog, too much chewing peoples toes
Tired dog, too much chewing peoples toes

Vegetable garden in the 2nd hotel
Vegetable garden in the 2nd hotel

Evening walk, first sight of the long line of towers
Evening walk, first sight of the long line of towers

Narrow wall without edge
Narrow wall without edge

Tired people
Tired people

Layers of mountains
Layers of mountains

So here we are crossing the fields
So here we are crossing the fields

Yes they have flowers too
Yes they have flowers too

Water, Coke, Cold beer, Ice lollies, live Goats... for sale from the guy with insulated food box
Water, Coke, Cold beer, Ice lollies, live Goats... for sale from the guy with insulated food box

Towers from inside
Towers from inside

Crumbly path
Crumbly path

Some parts of wall are neatly restored
Some parts of wall are neatly restored

More wall
More wall

Panorama
Panorama

Steep steps
Steep steps

Pagoda
Pagoda

Stone guy
Stone guy

Photography
Photography

We walked from the far mountain
We walked from the far mountain

Long line of stone guys, elephants, horses, generals on guard duty at Qing Tombs
Long line of stone guys, elephants, horses, generals on guard duty at Qing Tombs

Tiananmen Square
Tiananmen Square

Artwork in museum
Artwork in museum