In the afternoon from Menl the bus which is coming back to the next morning, goes to the small town of Yaotsyu standing in 40 km to the North in the bright district which landscape is done by farmer grounds and the forests framing Nanlakhe. Approximately halfway, slightly away from the road, there is an air way of Bupan – unreliable by sight metal «the heavenly bridge», thrown over wood bed curtains. In the Yaotsyu being transport knot for inhabitants of remote mountain villages, there are two hosted. In this settlement the card of the population of China the most different, including unlimited quantity of the minority which are flowing down here for realisation of own goods. Among them – carrying blue jackets and turbans яо and the godmother, one of minority of Sishuanbanna not recognised by authorities.
Having gone from road service station to Menl on the South, towards Laotian border, you in 1, 5 h. will appear in Shanjyun, the last small village before border. Shanjyun – a kernel of the isolated ethnic subgroup мяо, the general having more with similar to them хмонгами in Laos, rather than with other subgroups мяо in China. So there was a tragic story of China during new time that хмонги have supported the Yankee during the Vietnamese war, and this mistake to them cost much. They have undergone beszhalostny repressions, and many should run from native places in Northern Vietnam to China and after in 1975 the Vietnamese army has broken there, – to Laos.
Slightly the settlement Mokhan which is also known for Byanmaochzhan under the title, in transfer meaning «Frontier trading station», from which to border of only 6 km far away lies. There are no numerous hotels of China, but there is a usual hotel with base conveniences. From Mokhanya buses to customs пт on border which is closed in the 2nd half of day where, having at itself already ready visa go, you is free and without troubles will pass all boundary formalities, having logically finished the cheapest rounds to China.
To learn features of the ethnic groups occupying border of China with Laos, have chance arrived to China from Perm.