by Brian Glucroft

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My post on the variety of transportation methods in China included some examples from Xiapu, Fujian.  I went there based on the tip of a friend who had heard of its picturesque fishing villages.  Not only did it prove to be full of beautiful landscapes, it also had its own special local culture.

Some additional photos:

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Tricycle cart

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Some kids who were very excited to meet a foreigner

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In the main town

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Fishing farms

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Fish farmer

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Farming on land

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New apartments

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High school students on a night out

Based in Shanghai for over 4 years, Brian Glucroft has worked as a researcher in the user experience field for online services, electronic devices, and software companies, including Microsoft China, and has a new blog at Isidor's Fugue.