Birds of note were the now common Azure winged magpie,Tree sparrows,Chinese Sparrowhawk and
A variety of games and sport or just general socializing was all around us.
away from the throbbing metropolis around them.
summers in seperate palaces.
On the lake a variety of birds showed at long distance of note Little grebe,Great crested grebe,Mergansers and Smew.
Wonderful sculptures and bridges with trees in autumnal colours enhanced this trip
today ,sadly the many tourists make it less peacefull ,as this is what it was intended for.
So ended our cruise /holiday in the far east what a wonderful experience with so much
time but only the tip of the iceberg and I would like to personally thank Frank Wang.Zhao Hui
he was a superb guide and a credit to his country Xie Xie