Kunming, Stone Forest, and Mom :) April 12th 2012 Kunming was a treat. The sunshine made Dor and I very happy, and we even saw stars a few times!! The smog of Chengdu force a depression on a girl who is used to starlight.
We visited the stone forest and climbed up through the strange rocks and enjoyed ourselves. Mom again impressed me with how she could eat noodles with chopsticks (which took me nearly three weeks to accomplish without spillin ... read more
Asia » China » Yunnan » Kunming 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