A walk, towards yesterday

1 the walk towards yesterday.jpgSet back from the busy main street, these are the apartments that existed before high-rise apartments were built. Walking through the lanes and alley ways you get a sense of how people used to live, when times were slower. Not wanting to disturb any of the serenity of the place by being spotted as a foreigner, I tried to be as discrete as possible. Being there I felt a sense of calm and peace, nostalgia even.

2 a walk towards yesterday.jpg

A woman kills time by doing cross-stitch

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A game of cards

A game of mahjong before dinner.jpg

A game of Mahjong before dinner

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  1. […] I’ve walked around old established areas of Guangzhou and felt a sense of community and belonging. Photographically, it leads to some very interesting juxtaposition of buildings and […]

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