Macau & Shenzhen September 14th 2006 My last two days in and around Hong Kong were enjoyable.
I had booked a15 hour to Macau and Shenzhen in mainland China since visas and transportation would all be arranged for me. And it would figure that this was the only dark and rainy day of my trip, making the high speed ferry a very rough ride. The first stop was Macau, the Portuguese settlement. Macau is mostly known for its gambling- ... 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
Leaving my familiar surroundings of Toronto, I spent five months living in Fukushima City, Japan. This blog details my adventures, in and around Japan, Korea, and Hong Kong...as well as subsequent travel adventures.
May-September 2006: Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong
March-April 2007: England
October-November 2007: England, Egypt
April 2008: Las Vegas
September 2008: China
March 2009: Cayman Islands
June 2009: Iceland
Winter 2010: Cuba
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