Kanas River in the Altay Mountains

kanas river – milky way, originally uploaded by Xuan Rosemaninovich. This region is the Four Corners of Asia – where China, Russia, Mongolia and Kazakhstan all meet within 20 miles. It is one of farthest, most inaccessible frontiers of China (takes five hours plane + 18 hours bus from Beijing), yet it is also proudly […]

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Lake Kanas Morning Hike

good morning, lake kanas, originally uploaded by Xuan Rosemaninovich. We woke up early at 7AM (Beijing Time, which is 5AM Xinjiang Time), and set off to hike this hill besides Lake Kanas. On the way an unexpected guest showed up – a wolf wondering out of the trees, a true steppenwolf. He stared at us […]

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