Yahuixiang Miao Village, Guiyang, Guizhou. The Miao are one of the 55 recognised ethnic minorities in China. Comprising some 12 million, mostly located in the Guizhou province of China, but with many small groups scattered in other areas including Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand. Here, on International Womens Day the women of the village play games including a tug of war against the men, races around the village against each other and take part in traditional dance in full colourful ethnic costume.
Guizhou Province, the "Guizhou"or"expensive ", located in southwest China's southeast, the provincial capital of Guiyang. East border of Hunan, Guangxi, south, west Yunnan, Sichuan and Chongqing, the north, between longitude 103 ° 36'-109 ° 35 ', latitude 24 ° 37'-29 ° 13 ', between what the province is about 595 Km north-south distance of about 509 km with a total area of 176,167 square kilometers, accounting for 1.8% of land area. Guizhou is a beautiful landscape and pleasant weather, many nationalities, rich resources and huge development potential of the provinces, there Huangguoshu Falls, Chishui scenic spots, Libo Zhangjiang, site of the Zunyi Meeting, Fanjingshan other historical sites.