Sunday, October 21, 2012
(Continued from Hongcun Village.)
We had hoped to see autumn colors on this trip, but we were two weeks too early. In this area, the best colors are seen in the first two weeks of November.
Xidi Village was also named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000. It is the home of the Hu clan.
A doorway detail with some strange plants growing on the tiles:
An ancient padlock:
Shanghai girl-type poster:
More carved wood detail:
Artists sketching the balcony:
ms Li Shimin, one of the Emperors in Tang Dynasty, as an ancestor:
Pig's Inn is a bed and breakfast with plenty of places to relax: