New Year of the Rat

By Naoise Golden

February 9, 2008

Category: China

1 Comment »

Far east setting moon mimics the pattern of a tea house roof.

Out of the frame a Shanghainese crowd celebrates the New Year of the Rat in the Yu Yuan Gardens. Hundreds of souls breezily cram the zig-zagging Crooked Bridge with shopping bags and yang rou chuan (lamb skewers).

See the whole set.


One Response to “New Year of the Rat”

  1. Naoise,

    It’s Paulo from HP ( Just looked through your blog a bit. Did you go to all these places? I love the pictures. I’m quite the traveler too, but I’ve used up so much of my vacation! How do you manage to have so much free time?

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