Yunnan - China's most beautiful province


1875: Death of a British Diplomat

After Britain's 1852 annexation of lower Burma lucrative trade with China through its back-door seemed more than a distant possibility. But after a successful first mission up the Irrawaddy and into Yunnan in 1868, the second British mission six years later ended in tragedy.



Caohai is a wetland area north of Heqing's county town.

Markets this Tuesday

Kunming 昆明
Tuanjie 团结

Dali 大理
Junhua 均化
Duomei 朵美
Liuhe 六合
Fuheng 富恒
Yongping 永平县
Shuijing 水井
Fengyu 风羽
Liandong 炼洞
Baofeng 宝丰乡
Guanping 关平
Heqing 鹤庆县
Madeng 马镫
Binju 宾居

Honghe 红河
Caoba 草坝镇
Mingjiu 鸣鹫镇
Wantang 湾塘乡
Sancun 三村
Dayangjie 大羊街
Mengping 勐坪

Wenshan 文山
Funing 富宁县
Zhujie 朱街镇
Lida 里达镇
Mugan 木杆
Shuanglongying 双龙营乡
Jiayi 稼依镇
Zhulin 珠琳镇

Chuxiong 楚雄
Gaoqiao 高桥镇
Dalongkou 大龙口乡
Mixing 弥兴镇

Baoshan 保山市
Hehua 荷花傣族佤族乡
Xinzhai 新寨

Lincang 临沧
Mengding 孟定
Nanmei 南美拉祜族乡
Banhong 班洪乡

Zhaotong 昭通
Shuanghe 双河

Yuxi 玉溪
Chahe 岔河
Mosha 漠沙镇
Dalongtan 大龙潭

Diqing 迪庆
Zhonglu 中路

Nujiang 怒江
Lishadi 利沙底乡
Gudeng 古登
Bingzhongluo 丙中洛

Puer 普洱
Nuofu 糯福
Mengma 孟马镇