Apr. 6: Yellow Mountain

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Flower Blooming on Brush Tip: The Chinese love to name natural formations for what they are imagined to resemble. So when touring a natural wonder, like a cave, or in this case Huangshan, geology commentary takes a back seat to a recital of names for every outcropping. But this peak, Meng Bi Sheng Hua (literally, Dream Flower Brush Tip), is indeed shaped exactly like a calligraphy brush with a flower at its top.