Great Wall, Xi’an, Yangtze, Shanghai

Lower left corner, walking trailing leading to the “unrestored” section of the Great Wall at Mutianyu. Totally hazy-but if you squint, you can see the wall climbing the top of the mountain in the distance.

Where an hour-long, 7 RMB bus ride will land you. Hooray for stellar, public transportation navigation by Randy and me!
Rocking out a hand-held slow shutter speed. Traveling light=limited gear. Limited gear=optional tripod. Optional tripod=human tripod. Human tripod=I’m as bad-ass.

Yes, the water was that brown. No, I wasn’t lucky enough to spot the mythical (google search) Yangtze River Dolphin.