Cruise on the Yangtze
Shennong river - tujia people hauling boats - 2
Shennong River - Tujia people hauling our boats in shallow water
It looks like a real drudgery, but was a little overacted... However, they have done this useful job since generations, not just for tourists. But I'm afraid, it may have vanished and they had to leave their ancestral places with the rising water level of the Yangtze 

cruise Yangtze / Kreuzfahrt Jangtse / photo-gallery