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Hainan, China’s Hawaii

Hainan (海南), the smallest and southernmost province in China, is an island  just across the Gulf of Tonkin from Vietnam. “Hainan” literally means “South of the Ocean.”

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Hai Rui dismissed from his office
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Rare images: the destruction of a Confucian temple triggers the Cultural Revolution

The Tomb of Hai Rui in Haikou on Hainan Island was destroyed during the Cultural Revolution by gangs of angry kids (later, the red guards) … Read more