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Turpan’s desert scape

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Turpan is the most unique area in Xinjiang. I subcribe to a blog out of the US that discusses Xinjiang affairs and tourist resources.

I recently snipped this image from that web site:

Believe it or not Turpan is also a major producer of grapes and raisins for the rest of China. The native Xinjiangers speak a Turkic language and they have the same issues with the Han Chinese and the Chinese Govt that the Tibetans have.

Qingnian Lu, a Turpan city street shaded by gr...
Image via Wikipedia
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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2010/08/22 at 19:00

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