Slideshows Yunnan · Dali · Eryuan
Yousuo and West Lake 右所与西湖

Xihu Reflections

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West Lake 西湖 is beautiful wetland area north of Dali, good for birdwatching.

Xihu Harvest Season

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Xihu 西湖, a 坝子 in the south of Eryuan county, with its seasonally fluctuating lake is one of the last remnants of mixed aquatic and dry agriculture which must have been quite common in Yunnan before Ming and Qing dynasty settlers drained most valleys.