Most likely you'll arrive here on ferry through the Li Jiang river cruise. Please don't jump on the bus back, and enjoy the place for a few days (3 to 7 days is a good idea).
The whole city is tourist-y, but still very handsome corner for backpackers. There are many kinds of activities that can keep you there even for longer: tai chi or calligraphy lessons, short cruises on bamboo rafts (attention: those considered as pretty dangerous, but locals use them back and forth; not sure it is legal for foreigners to get on them, even), watch the Zhang Yimou's musical or just take a bike and ride through the local villages. Beware of faked “water caves” – you won’t have your money back.
There are about 127 active volcanoes in Indonesia, one of the most popular ones being Mount Papandayan, located 2,665 meters above sea level in Garut, West Java. My boyfriend and I usually go hiking together so we decided to spend our long weekend holiday (three days/two nights) at Mount Papandayan.
Young Helen Mirren playing a corset-clad model. Juliette Binoche and Julie Delpy in early training with Jean-Luc Godard. Lena Olin and Helena Bonham Carter in literary adaptations. Before crossover projects, these actresses had to pay their dues—in bit parts and breakout roles.
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LomoAmigo and German music photographer Philipp "Gladsome" Fröhlich recently had the opportunity to take the New Petzval 85mm Art Lens to splash! Festival, capturing scenes from one of Europe's biggest reggae and hip hop music events.