World of our own (Chuxiong) 另一个世界（楚雄）
We arrived at Yuanmou Langbapu Earth Forest before daybreak, it felt as if we’ve walked into a pitch black theatre. Being early-birds, we were privileged to be the only audience watching the area light up. It was remarkable and almost ethereal, watching mother nature unveil the earth forest layer by layer.
Vivid colours stopped us in our tracks as we arrived in Chuxiong Yiren Village and instantanously, we were immersed in the joyous mood. It was no surprise the locals got all curious about JON – the kids were particularly eager to say "Hello" to our Stranger.
We took a train to Dali instead of the usual bus because JON has this colossal affection for the former. There is something special about train rides – somehow they change our perception and broaden our minds...