Sunday, 28 August 2011

Yunqing Terrace, Wulingyuan

I have a number of cards from the Wulingyuan scenic and historic interest area, to give it its full UNESCO World Heritage title.  This one shows the Yunqing Terrace.  The area extends over a large part of Hunan Province in China.  It's not only interesting because of the outstanding scenery, but also because the area has always been remote and inaccessible.  As a result it is virtually untouched and now protected.  It shelters a number of endangered species of plants and animals.

The stamp didn't arrive on the same postcard but does seem to show the same scenery.

This is a post for Sunday Stamps, now hosted by Violet Sky at "See it on a Postcard!"


  1. Neat link. The card and the stamp together would be a interesting item if you could find them together.

  2. That is beautiful scenery. It looks like a watercolor painting.

  3. I love this picture. Makes me a little dizzy. Which is an improvement.

  4. That picture is really pretty. It looks like somewhere from a different planet.

  5. What interesting rock formations, especially with the mist swirling around them.

  6. Very mystical landscape. The stamp really captured the "vibe" well. Thanks for sharing!


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