|In Shiboa Zhai Temple, China. Photo by Tom Tarpey; edited by Wendy Stefansson.|
On a few ancient maps, there is a notation in the region of Eastern Asia that translates roughly as: "Here there be dragons."
Yes. There be.
This is a collection of photos of dragon imagery from our recent trip to China.
|Golden dragons at Shiboa Zhai. Photos by Tom Tarpey.|
|Clockwise from top: Fengdu Ghost City|
along the Yantze River downstream from
Chongqing, Fengdu again,
the Summer Palace in Beijing,
the Yu Garden in Shanghai, and the Great Wall
at Mutianyu. Photos by Wendy Stefansson.
|Dragons wrapped around ancient ceramics at the Shanghai Museum.|
Photos by Wendy Stefansson.
|Dragons encircling beads on a bracelet from Tibet. Photo by Wendy Stefansson.|