Emperor Bing's Tomb and 赤湾 March 23rd 2009 On Sunday Caitlin and I journeyed even further than I had the day before. We trekked out to Chiwan, a small fishing village just south (yet part of) Nanshan. I thought we were getting off at the last bus stop, but it wasn't, so I'm wondering where else the bus goes. Chiwan is so far out it's like being in a different country. There are few cars, few buses, people will climb 3 on to a motor bik ... read more
Asia » China » Guangdong » Shenzhen 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
After years of aimlessly plugging away 9 to 5, and having people continuously ask me what I really want to do with my life (while offering some good and not so good suggestions), I've taken a bold step in this adventure called life, and I'm teaching English in Asia. I started out in Shenzhen, China, moved on to Guangzhou, and now I'm in Bangkok, Thailand. I also travel around Asia and enjoy sharing those stories as well.
This is not an undertaking for just anyone, as my friends assure me. I documented the ups and downs of my preparations and now my actual experi... full info