Advertisement
« previous next »
inside the supermarket  

inside the supermarket

Day 7: Nanjing

October 17th 2009
We spent most of today sightseeing and shopping in Nanjing. We began the day at the Gan Xi residence and Folk Custom Museum, the former home of a famous scholar and his family from the Qing dynasty. This residence is similar in style to the residence that we visited in Suzhou. This home, however, is much larger. And it has a number of local craftsmen who produce various goods and sell them. ... read more
Asia » China » Jiangsu » Nanjing

Chinese Flag 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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.191s; Tpl: 0.008s; cc: 9; qc: 36; dbt: 0.0314s; 36; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.5mb