If, conditional tense. Staying is as much of a choice, and sometimes just as bold, as departing.
People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them.
A jungle tamed, a future ignited.
Once upon a time in Huzhou, where the river runs through the old town, a foreigner encountered three fine treasures, and many more wonders besides...
A jay and a rabbit have a conversation about humans.
In modern China, explosive growth is the macrocosm, but what of the fate of individual neighbourhoods, destined for posterity?
New Year in a pair of ancient, Silk Road cities...