Kashgar, China
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Prayers during Eid ul-Fitrn, Id Kah Mosque, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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The alley butcher, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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Dancing for Eid ul-Fitrn, Id Kah Mosque, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010

Check out the musicians (drummers and horns) on the top right of mosque gate.

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Polo vender, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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Alleyways, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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Brother and sister, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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Modern China invading ancient Kashgar, China — September 9, 2010


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Selling egg-filed lung and intestine sausage, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010

I learned that the goat lung here is thoroughly cleaned and then stuffed with an egg and flour mixture. The lungs are boiled and then sliced to order. It sounded gross, but now I regret not trying this local delicacy.


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Mosque, Kashgar, China — September 9, 2010


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Uyghur elders, Kashgar, China — September 9, 2010


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Enjoying a cup of local tea, Kashgar, China — September 12, 2010


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Local door, Kashgar, China — September 9, 2010


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Selling mellons at the livestock market, Kashgar, China — September 12, 2010


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Sharpening Uyghur daggers, Kashgar, China — September 9, 2010


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Traversing the back alleys, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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Kashgar livestock market, China — September 12, 2010


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Brian and the bactrian camel, Tomb of Apak Hoja, Kashgar, China — September 9, 2010


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Official home of rice, Kashgar, China — September 9, 2010


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The wild west, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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Old door and lock, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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Shared taxi, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


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View from my hotel, Kashgar, China — September 10, 2010


2010 China Journal

Saturday, Sep 4 — Flying

SFO to LAX United Airlines flight 927 @ 10:35 pm - 11:55pm


Sunday, Sep 5 — Flying

LAX to Beijing Air China flight 984 @ 1:40am - 5:20am+1


Monday, Sep 6 — Ürümqi

Beijing to Ürümqi Air China flight 1293 @ 7:40am - 11:45am

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