Yinchuan, Ningxia, China - June 11, 2015: Entrance of an ancient castle of Qing Dynasty near Yinchuna of Ningxia, China. It is a national AAAA level scenic area. It is thought to have been built during Qing dynasty and used to guard the Yinchuan city. Some tourists are walk through the entrance and wearing mask to prevent sands and dirt in the air.

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With its raw terrain of dusty plains and stark mountains, sliced in two by the Yellow River, there's a distinct Grapes of Wrath feel to Ningxia (宁夏). Outside the cities is a timeless landscape where farmers till the hard yellow earth just like their ancestors did.


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