A photographic travelogue in the Far East

The Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation, in the framework of the operation of the Centre for Chinese Studies, invites you to a unique journey to China, through the photographic lens of environmentalist Nikos Stantzos.

Having lived in the country for many years and having established strong ties with it, Mr. Stantzos shares experiences, narratives, facts about the history and art of China, as well as a lot of travel information in a series of 5 presentations, from February to April 2022. From Beijing and its outskirts, to the ancient capitals and the country’s borders, we navigate unknown places that retain the mystical atmosphere of the Far East.

Monuments and nature, ethnic groups, biodiversity and great technological achievements, as captured in travel photographs, surprise, impress and challenge us to learn about the unseen side of China.


Wednesday 16 February: Beijing

Wednesday 2 March: Beijing & Outskirts

Wednesday 16 March: China’s Old & New Capitals

Wednesday 24 March: On China’s Borders – Part 1. From the Yellow Sea to the Himalayan Plateau.

Monday 11 April: On China’s Border – Part 2. From the deserts of Chinese Central Asia to tropical Guangxi.

See the detailed programme here.

The tours are free to attend and participate and will take place through the Zoom platform.


Photos: Nikos Stantzos


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