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China Day 8 – Shanghai and Hangzhou

Shanghai, like two days before, was grey and miserable, so, like two days before, we got out of the city…

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China Day 7 – Shanghai

A day in Shanghai. Breakfast was an elegant affair, and we made a new friend, a talkative waitress who gave…

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China Day 6 Shanghai and Suzhou

Big and weird breakfast ( pizza, stir-fried vegetables, even curry!). Decided to leave miserable, wet, cold Shanghai and go to…

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China Day 5 – Beijing to Shanghai

Woke early and had a hearty breakfast, though was forced to listen to an old American (it’s always the Yanks)…

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China Day 3 – The Great Wall of China

The Jinshanling area of the Great Wall of China is not as visited as Mutianyu or Badaling – it being…

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China Day Two – Beijing

Late to bed late to rise.  It was 11:30 before I finally managed to brew up, book a tour to…

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China Day One – Beijing

I was the only Westerner on the flight from Singapore to Xianyang airport on a China Eastern flight, and one…

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