Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Hanging Temple, Datong















This Monastry is more than 1400 years old. What makes it cooler still is that the vertical columns are just for decoration- this is held up by cantilevers embedded in the rocks. How many churches did we build into the side of a cliff in 500AD?

http://www.travelchinaguide.com/attraction/shanxi/datong/hanging.htm