NAR | Rock Climbers Lead the Way to China's New Mountain Playground
ROCK CLIMBERS LEAD THE WAY TO CHINA’S NEW MOUNTAIN PLAYGROUND
In this print/online feature story, with original photos, for Nikkei Asian Review, I explore the new world of adventure sports — and what it says about how Chinese travel is changing.
In particular, as rock climbing takes off, Chinese climbers are reinventing local destinations as new hotspots for outdoor adventure sports. Case in point? The small town of Shigu, Yunnan.