Travertine terraces at Baishuitai, Yunnan, China
Baishuitai Terrace is located at Sanba Township which is 101 kilometers from Zhongdian county seat. The area measuring 3 square kilometers features wonderful karst geomorphology, and is covered by a layer of white deposits of calcium carbonate crystallized in the spring water. The locality was one of the origins of the Dongba culture of the ethnic Naxi minority, and ancient Naxi folklore can be observed in Baidi village near the Baishuitai scenic resort.
Tiger Leaping Gorge is a canyon on the Yangtze River – locally called the Golden Sands River， located...
Yunnan Province in southwest China border, the provincial capital Kunming. Warring States period, this is the Dian tribe fowl. Yunnan, namely, "Caiyunzhinan"and the other argument is that because in the "Yunling of the South " is named. The total area of about 39 million square kilometers, accounting for 4.11% of total land area, the provincial administrative regions in the country ranked No. 8 in the area. The total population of 45,130,000 (2008), accounting for 3.36% of the population, the population ranked 13th. And Yunnan provinces adjacent to Sichuan, Guizhou, Guangxi, Tibet, Yunnan Province, three neighboring countries of Myanmar, Laos and Vietnam. Tropic of Cancer crosses from the southern province.