Postcards from Sanya, Hainan
Our China correspondent Gelyn So Seng ushers in the new year with our very first Postcards feature for the year 2016.
It was one of those times when China proved me wrong -again.
I once said China was not known for beaches.
I was wrong - so very very wrong. Here are my postcard shots from the beautiful paradise
Sun, waves, clear blue and fine sand
Surprised this was still China? Believe me, so was I.
My only advice: Bring your own tanning oil. They had absolutely none.