To Xizhou on a scooter

We rented a scooter and drove to Xizhou, a small town along the Erhai lake some 30 km north of Dali. Driving the scooter was nice as were the small villages we passed through. However … Xizhou, which was said to be a characteristic old town like Dali, was not nice. As a matter of fact it was indeed exactly like Dali; over-developed, over-commercialized and over-crowded. Another big tourist trap. So, like yesterday in Dali a few pictures from the lake and from some backstreets in Xizhou but none from the main (shopping / tourist) streets: