For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A...more info
bikesthere was an article in the nyt about how there are too many trucks in china. this is just to show that there is no shortage of bikes either. really just too many people - as they say here, âpeople mountain people river.â
cafpretty oliver-twist with the metal bowl and all. not a terribly exciting place, and generally what you order comes slopped together in the same bowl. average meal runs about $0.80
dinnerthis is follow up to when our chinese friends cooked for us. so we did the best 3 guys can do, spaghetti & classico with garlic bread & some veggies.
pelotonthis is what it looks like going to class every morning, but i have to go against the current...which is...awesome.