From the age-old traditions of Tai Chi still taking place beneath the steel behemoths of Shanghai
The rolling hills and magical walkways, bridges and natural frames of Yellow Mountain reveals the wonder that lies beyond the concrete and steel of China's cities
Beijing. People's Square. The Forgotten Palace. A place where Mao lies and its people stand proud
Away from the tourist spots, lost somewhere on the seemingly unending Wall of Greatness lies a rugged beauty, crumbling away in an autumn sun
In the North, not far from the Mongolian border lies an ancient engineering wonder and a spiritual site, hanging high above the ground; teetering on wooden stilts - The hanging monastery - Xuankong Temple
The ancient architecture of China is a wonder, no matter the province you wander through - from the Tulou's of Fujian to the magical river town of Phoenix! Each has its own special quality and shows the diversity of the country
Not far from Lijiang lies a small unassuming village; once a capital. Before Kublai Khan it was the heart of the Naxi kingdom. It lies below the snow-speckled Jade Dragon mountains, where Dr Ho - an incredible herbalist doctor has lived for years - his room shows the history he and his walls have seen
There is the breathtaking grandeur of Zhangjiajie, Hunan where seemingly impossible rock pillars rise ever upwards from the forest floor, appearing to touch the heavens.
Magical Sichuan - in December icy claws give its waters and landscape a mesmerising blue glow that warms the heart whilst fingers freeze!
China's magic is revealed in those unexpected moments - like stumbling upon a simple Chinese New Year tradition of family butchery taking place in daub and wattle huts, snow falling all around, deep in the hills of Sichuan.
The heart can't help but be captured by prophetic red ribbons ripping through the air, bathed in the rich hues of sunrise, on the sacred mountain peaks of Hua Shan, Shaanxi
Astride horseback the small towns at the start of the Tea House road get smaller as we make our way up the valley to the first of many outposts
The misty mornings in Hongcun are something to be rivalled - let they are just another wonder to be found within the borders of China
A country no words, images or fleeting experiences can truly capture. It is a cacophony of juxtaposed moments that would take more than a lifetime, or even a dynasty, to truly understand. But it only takes a moment to fall in love.