October Break Part 1: Shanghai October 3rd 2011 So the plan for this trip was to fly to shanghai and stay for nights and then take a flight to sanya for the rest of the trip.
Before i left i heard about Typhoon Nesat which had hit Philippines and HK. It had killed a few dozen, hundreds missing, flooded huge areas and forced 100 000's of people to evacuate. It was on its way to hainan.
My flight to shanghai was uneventful although i sha ... 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