The High Life in Hainan Dao

The Li people have the earliest weaving technology in Chinese history. Li women are skilled in spinning and weaving and are especially adept at weaving silk cotton. The brocade they make has a long reputation for its exquisite workmanship. Like other people in Hainan Dao, chewing betel nut is very popular among the Li, but the local culinary speciality is rat!

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