Market days (大集) are every five days, on the lunar calendar’s 2s and 7s. If you’re going to 赶集, those are the best days.
This new location for Licunji （李村集） doesn’t compare to the old one, but market day still brings out tons of people.
“Look, Daddy, I can see the esophagus…” This is basically like raising kids on a farm, right?
This was the last comfortably warm day of the year.
This not-yet-opened overpass arcs between brand new apartment complexes on its way to eventually run past three big shopping malls and a subway transfer station. But one last patch of protested, illegally bulldozed píngfáng 平房 currently stands in the way.
On a misty hike up Qingdao’s Fushan 浮山.
Sunday morning at Wangjiaxiahe Christian Church 王家下河基督教堂 in Qingdao’s Licang district 青岛市李沧区。