My 5: Xunpu Oyster Village – Quanzhou, China.

Plant market Xunpu Oyster Village Quanzhou

1. February 2018. I find it reassuring that even after all these years Lonely Planet still comes up with some great recommendations. Their most recent one was to check out this tiny fishing village ten kilometers southeast of Quanzhou city centre. Having been dropped off in one of the most innocuous Chinese streets I’ve ever […]

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My 5: Guandi Temple – Quanzhou, China.

Guandi Temple Quanzhou Fujian province China

1. February 2018. As with most Chinese cities there are plenty of temples scattered around Quanzhou. I consider myself something of a temple veteran, so decided to limit myself to this magnificently carved city centre structure on Tumen Street.

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