Today was a cloudy day. I give these weather reports to excuse the grayness in the photos!
We were docked at Fengjie, to allow some people to pay extra to see another temple at Baidicheng/White Emperor City. These folks at least had an escalator (under shady roof covering) halfway up the hill:
Some commerce below our balcony:
A fortification on the north bank:
On the south bank, calligraphers have written on the Chalk Wall:
Looking for the Goddess Peak (in the rain):
The barge traveling upstream stays closer to the bank so as not to fight the swifter current in the middle of the river:
Uh, oh, it's pouring rain now!
Another river cruise ship passes us:
Look closely for the hanging coffin (a couple boards) about 2/3 down in the narrow gap:
Someone took a bite out of this cliff:
Getting narrow ahead:
An optical illusion:
There is yellow bamboo growing here:
It's a race:
Passed coal storage and off-loading docks: