It's hard to choose an image that epitomises Lijiang. It's an old Chinese village that stole my heart each time I visited. It's a world heritage site, and is an exquisite combination of old architecture over trickling streams and water ways in this Venice of China.
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Lanterns of Lijiang. The old town of Lijiang has an ancient network of streams and canals. It is said that this network was built in such a way that water can reach every family and every street in the town.