Longchuan Bay, Part II

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Transporting to another area along the Bay, where the young people used to come here and get their “re-education” (high-school-age youth sent to the countryside to work along with the local farmers) during the cultural revolution.

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We made pit stop at a 3-D animation trail.

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Spiderman handing out mooncakes.

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Jason the angel.

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Arriving at the Cultural Revolution Museum.

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Educated Youth Museum.

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Many Chinese patriotic statues have this position.

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Many current top officials used to be youth under re-education during the Cultural Revolution.

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Wax figure of a youth looking to go back her home in the city.

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Introduction of the youth sent here.

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Their locations.

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In 1979, the revolution finally came to an end. Millions of youth were on their way back to their urban homes.

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Youth protesting for going back to their home cities.

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Waiting for the ride going home.

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Reunion.

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Museum gift shop was also a mill that made sauces.

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What are the devices on this tree?

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Do not smoke sign made from a pine cone arrangement.

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Small dock for boat rides.

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They even have smaller dragon boats, for kids.

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Coming back to Shicheng, we found the Shicheng (Lion City) Tourist Information/museum. A model of the old town, now flooded underwater (Thousand Island Lake is a man-made lake from a dam), showed the old city walls and buildings.

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Families that used to live in this town.

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A little pathway that leads to a pegoda.

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A dragon ceiling

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Beautiful murals

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From the top of pegoda, we get a view of the new Shicheng city.

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Longchuan Bay port.

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