Best Places for Photography in China

Photo of Guilin's rural mountains and rivers by Trey Ratcliff

Photographer Feature: Trey Ratcliff’s Guilin Photos

If you enjoy nature and a diverse, beautiful topography, a visit to the city of Guilin in China should be added to your list of travel destinations. But whether you have been there or not, photographer Trey Ratcliff helps bring it to life with his amazing pictures! Whether it’s the […]

Yangshuo's Yulong river in Guilin, Guangxi, China

5 Tips for An Epic Guilin Photography Adventure

Guilin’s rich history dates back to over 300 years B.C. The topography, culture and heritage that have drawn visitors from all over the world, continue to do so today. The old world landscapes mingled with the spirit of new generations mark Guilin as a photographer’s dream. If you are a photographer […]

Where to Take Great Photos in Yangshuo

Where to Take Great Photos in Yangshuo

You’ve booked your ticket to Yangshuo but a vague idea of the scenery will only get you so far. Bringing home impeccable photos takes planning. Yangshuo County provides some of the best rolling landscapes in Guilin. Between Karst peaks and the Li River, this is a vacation destination you won’t want […]

Huangguoshu waterfall is China's largest waterfall. China.

Why You Need to Visit the Huangguoshu Waterfall

While China is well known for its breathtaking landscapes and stunning street photography, it’s a little-known fact that China is also home to some of the most picturesque waterfalls. Huangguoshu Waterfall is a must-see destination for any nature photographer. Translated to “yellow fruit tree,” Huangguoshu is set upon the Baishui River in Anshun and […]

The 8 Best National Parks in China for Photography

The 8 Best National Parks in China for Photography

American photographers love to shoot the most enchanting destinations in the world. At the top of the list reigns the unforgettable National Parks in China. With 225 national parks in China, each fairytale setting captivates at every turn. Each destination, more breathtaking than the one before. From towering mountain peaks and […]

9 Beautiful Places to Visit in China Most Have Never Heard Of

9 Beautiful Places to Visit in China Most Have Never Heard Of

If you’re planning a trip to China, you probably get all the same recommendations for beautiful places to visit in China. Beijing, Shanghai, the Forbidden City… These are amazing places to visit, but what if you want to go somewhere else? There’s more to China than the Great Wall. You just […]

8 Reasons to Include Xiapu on Your China Photo Tour

8 Reasons to Include Xiapu on Your China Photo Tour

China is a fantastic destination for all photographers, professional and hobbyists alike. China boasts incredible mountains, The Great Wall of China, and stunning rice terraces, to name a few. You can capture some truly amazing photos of landscapes, wildlife, and the people. China is spatially the third largest country in […]

Where to Photograph the Mountains That Inspired Avatar

Where to Photograph the Mountains That Inspired Avatar

If you’re not a newcomer to our humble blog, you probably already know that photographing Chinese scenery can be quite the adventure. Nothing that we’ve covered thus far has been as adventurous as exploring the Tianzi Mountains. We know. You’re likely scratching your head right now and wondering just what […]

5 Beautiful Places in China for Pictures – Seldom on Tour Routes

5 Beautiful Places in China for Pictures – Seldom on Tour Routes

If you’re looking to bring home gorgeous photos from your vacation, it’s hard to beat China, in terms of diversity of subject matter. Here’s 5 diverse beautiful places in China for picture lovers, places that seldom feature on the main western tour routes. Chinese tourism continues to grow year over year with visitors spending […]