Joris & Regina
Treasures of Ireland
with Tauck--May, 2018
|Yellow River - Binglishi Caves.|
|Kazakhs playing an early form of polo.|
Comment: Judy: "Loved the ethnic experiences of the Kazakhs and horses and the drive up the Karakeram Highway. "
|Yes, a Chinese Mosque in Xi'an.|
|Transmissions and exchanges of musical instruments and dance from Persia to China.|
|Kathy at Gaochang--a cosmopolitan city on the ancient Silk Road.|
|Dr. Wang (left) was the Chinese archaeologist who discovered the terracotta warriors in the 1970s.|
|Ever eaten an entire lamb Uighur style?|
|The Mogao Caves in Dunhuang—the most important Buddhist site in the world|
|Barbara made friends everywhere!|
|Gerald, our Chinese specialist, getting his ears cleaned at People Park, Chengdu.|
Comments: Gerald received many "excellent" evaluations, including:
Judy: "Absolutely amazing--Gerald MADE the trip for all of us in so many ways."
Mary Jo: "Gerald was outstanding and really made the difference with his knowledge of the language."
|Gansu Corridor Dunes in the Gobi Desert.|
|Panda breeding center.|
|Joris met a Chinese oilman from Zinjiang Provence on the train.|
|The one wok, one chef lunch.|