Yunnan pt. 2: Horseriding

Yunnan pt. 1: The diversity of Chinese culture The first tourist trap activity of the day was an activities that included a guided tour on horses, a boat ride, a tea tasting, and a photoshoot opportunity that involved dressing up in the traditional costumes of various ethnic minorities which we skipped. The total cost was…

Yunnan pt. 1: The diversity of Chinese culture

I spent four crazy days in Yunnan over Thanksgiving break with my mom and my friend Peace. Lonely Planet has a good overview of Yunnan: “Yúnnán (云南) is the most diverse province in all China, both in its extraordinary mix of peoples and in the splendour of its landscapes. That combination of superlative sights and many…