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... photos we three found ourselves in many a viewfinder, some people would ask if they could have their photos with us others would just try to take pics discretely. All good fun. On the walk back we even had people on buses waving to us, parents encouraged their children to say hello but for the most part that is the only English they knew. When we would say Australia they would come back with kangaroo ...
... a room - it really felt like a summer camp. :-) after a very simple breakfast at 6.50 on the terrace of our residence hall, we were off in the mountains. Emei mountain is a holly buddhist mountain with numerous monasteries scattered around it and a big statue of buddha (and a monastery) on the top. we got a bus at 2,400 meters and walked up some very steep stair all the way to the top. it was quite cold at ...
... 600 to 900 CE) by a very devout monk. I saw a sign there that said the Buddha was celebrating its 1300th anniversary! The Buddha sits in the side of the mountain as if he was sitting on a throne watching over his people, and there is a river at his feet. The Buddha is both the largest Buddha statue in the world and the tallest pre-modern statue in the world (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leshan_Gi ant_Buddha). You actually wouldn't believe how big this Buddha is, or the gorgeous ...
... I could imagine how the statue look alike after looking at photograph of it in the temple.Get to sit in the cable car too.Got an affordable pink crystal from the temple souvenir shop too.Better crystal quality than the tourist shop.
Freezing weather , bring coat and umbrella
... going was slow with so many people there. The Buddha is carved into the cliff face and is 71metres tall! His ears stretch for 7m, his shoulders span 28m and his big toes are 8.5m long. Pretty impressive, especially when you wonder how they managed to do it without all the modern techniques and technology that we have today. As I have said before the Chinese make a great job of doing "big"! We then moved on to the Basoquo Monastory, which was to be our base ...
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