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]
Date: May 22nd 2006
hi we will try to catch up the blog after being in the remote parts of Yunnan and Sichuan for almost a week. we will let the pictures do the describing and the commentary will be on stuff you cannot see.
China is a culinary experience.let us describe what we eat in the last 5 days: Day I: [list] * some crackers for bfast. * 3 cookies for lunch * for 1USD each we had local f ... read more