A nice lake with colors ranging from pale blue, aquamarie to emerald green. Drinkable. Also named Five-Colored Lake. MORE »
Arrow Bamboo Lake is one of the scenes where Hero was shot, a small wooden fort was set up in the middle of the lake. The lake sits about 2400 meters above sea level with a nice reflections on a calm day.
One of the first spots on the mini tour of China was Huanglong – Sichuan. A long cable car ride up takes you to the well known aqua colored pools and calcite deposits. It wasn’t the best time to visit the scenes, but it was worth checking out, minus the lack of air. Out of all the stops at the site, the forests surrounding the trail seemed the most humbling and vibrant. The above image has mountains shaping a “sleeping queen”. MORE »