This is the first chapter of my travel through South West China.
Yunnan is one of most touristic Chinese provinces, especially in summer when everywhere else in China is damn hot. This means that an army of Chinese people had our same idea: visit 石林 (shilin), the Stone Forest. The etymology of the character “林” is one of those that remind me why I like Chinese:
木=mu=tree; 木+木=林=lin= forest. Being we so damn smart – or at least this is what we think – instead [Read more...]