岜沙 – 中国最后枪手部落 Basha – The Last Gunman Tribe in China

岜沙是一个苗族村落,离从江县城大约八公里。这里的苗族都住在传统木屋,还维持着传统习俗。岜沙的苗族男人是唯一能在中国合法持枪的一群人。但是,他们不能把枪带出岜沙,通常只能在岜沙用来打猎、庆典和给游客表演。 Basha is a Miao village that is about 8km away from Congjiang county town. The people are living in … More

堂安 – 中国侗族生态村 Tang’an – Ethnic Dong Eco Village in China

贵州内有好多个民族生态村,有苗族、侗族、布依族和汉族的。而侗族生态村里最出名的要数堂安侗寨了。这都是因为这里有侗族地区唯一一座的生态博物馆,是中国和挪威的生态学专家合建的。可是,我在堂安的时候却找不着。听说这生态博物馆只是一间小小的木屋,问了好几个当地人沿路去找,却一直看不见这小木屋,无缘啊! There are a lot of ethnic ecological villages in Guizhou province, encompassing ethnic Miao, Dong, Buyi, and Han. And … More

镇远古镇 Zhenyuan Ancient Town

镇远名气不大,却是贵州四大古镇之首。比起凤凰,镇远更值得细细品味。要远离人满为患的商业性质古镇,就来镇远吧!
Zhenyuan is the most famous ancient town in Guizhou although it doesn’t get much popularity from tourists. As compared to Fenghuang, Zhenyuan is a better place to wander around. Come here if you want to avoid for the commercialized ancient town that is full of crowd.

施洞 Shidong

施洞看来无甚特别,却是苗族姊妹节和龙舟节的发源地。
Shidong looks nothing special, but it’s the origin of Miao’s Dragon Boat Festival and Sisters Festival.