W Yunnan 2010

Names and borders

Names and borders

It is not common for wives to take the name of their husband in China.  However, the father’s surname is adopted by the children.  In this case, Wang (father’s surname) has been taken by Li. Yang Kehui, Wang Li, Wang GuanKun at the Myanmar border crossing in west YunNan. If you can’t be bothered with […]


You small, me big, don’t mess!

You small, me big, don't mess!

On our tour  of west Yunnan, Wang Li meets his nephew for the first time.


Baoshan family visit

Baoshan family visit

This picture was taken Spring Festival 2010. Pictured are: Wang GuangKun (father), Wang Li, Yang Kehui (mother). In the background is the childhood village home of Wang GuangKun situated on the outskirts of Baoshan city in west Yunnan.  Guangkun’s parents are the only Han family living amongst the small Chinese Muslim community.


Bound for Baoshan

Bound for Baoshan

Spring Festival 2010 before leaving on long distance coach to their hometown of Baoshan.