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An abandoned fairground…Dandong

Standing on the most Northerly and least visited stretch of the Great Wall of China, I had one of those ‘Wow, look where I am moments!’ The most iconic image of China and one of the most recognised places in the world and we were here. Not only were we standing on it, but the wall was made more picturesque by being dusted with pure white snow. The experience was more special because there was almost no one else there…so few people in fact we had space for a cold picnic before a spot of Kung fu…seriously we did Kung Fu (very badly!) On the Great Wall of China.

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