Today’s WordPress Photo Challenge topic is foreign so I thought I’d share a photo in which I was the one who was “foreign”. I had just climbed up to the top of the Great Wall of China through a relatively unknown back route and as soon as I stepped upon this mighty feat of engineering, I was swarmed by some native Chinese women who wanted to take their picture with me, their friendly blonde-haired, blue-eyed foreign friend. I say, “Why […]
Greetings from China….wish you were here! Photo taken along the Great Wall of China, November 2011. I took this photo last November on a very cloudy and polluted hike to the Great Wall. I look back at my 900 photos now and am depressed as they are all so incredibly gray. Yet that was what the weather was like there for an entire ten days. Smoggy, polluted and gray. If I close my eyes and imagine this picture on a […]
Greetings from the Great Wall of China…wish you were here! Photo above taken along the Great Wall of China in November. Some people walk along the Great Wall of China. Others prefer to ride the gondola up and take their wedding photos on one of China’s most spectacular man-made sites.