Praise the Lord! My wife and myself first visited Hainan Island (海南岛) in 2009 after the death of my mother. Since then we had traveled back to our ancestor home in Wenchang (文昌) at least once every year. There is a Chinese phrase in Hainan Island that goes like this… […]
An 8-year old girl from Hainan Island drew this picture for me. …
The Haikou Leiqiong Global Geopark（雷琼世界地质公园）is located in Shishan and Yongxing Town, 15 km southwest of Haikou City in Hainan Island. It covers an area of about 108 square kilometres. Also known as Haikou Crater Park and Hainan Crater Park, it has one of many extinct volcanoes on the island. Part of […]
These pretty ladies from Manjinzi Beauty Salon (曼金子美容院）and Zhilibai Cosmetic Products (植丽白化妆品公司）attempting a team jump at Holiday Beach (假日海滩）in Binhai Avenue (滨海大道） in Haikou (海口). First attempt not good enough, another jump… ..
This small boy is the nephew of a good friend of mine. I caught him having fun with a sound-activated Santa Claus while having a dinner with his family in a seafood restaurant in Xinbu Island in Hainan Island on 25 December 2014. At last, he found out how to […]
The Temple of Five Officials “五公祠” (Wugong Ci) is a memorial of five officials from the Tang and Song Dynasties located to the southeast of the city of Haikou on Hainan Island. During the times of these dynasties, Hainan was perceived as a remote part of the empire and was […]
HaiRui (1514 – 1587), born in Qiongshan, Hainan Province, was a Chinese official in the Ming Dynasty. In China, he is remembered as a statesman for his honesty and integrity in office. He has been praised as “海青天” (Hai Qing Tian). HaiRui was raised by his mother. His father died […]
The Garden of Tree Root Carvings（根雕艺术园）in Hainan Volcano Park 生命之源 天地之根…