China! February 27th 2009 Hello!
Sorry for the lack of a post in awhile…we’ve been quite busy since arriving in China. So I better start at the beginning and work up to now.
We had a few days in Bangkok before heading off to China. We got in more bowling, movies and experienced the general chaos that is Bangkok. But truth be told, I love Bangkok and would go back in a heartbeat. Our friends, Trevor and Paige, who ... read more
Asia » China » Shanghai 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... ... read more
I live for new experiences, which has taken me on quite the journey over the past four years.
Bob and I attended college together in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, where we both grew up. After graduation we dabbled in the real estate world, but it was poor timing. Wanting to try something new we moved to Yangzhou, China to teach English. We accepted teaching positions, packed and left the world we knew all within a month. We quickly toured Tokyo and Thailand before moving to rural China.
We returned home for nine months after teaching before we decided we absolutely had to see more of ... full info