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Great Wall girl

Swopping Japan for China

April 30th 2012
Last week was "Golden Week" in Japan. This is a week that contains not one, but three national holidays. Since Japanese people generally don't like taking leave, this tends to be the peak period for travel in Japan. Prices go up, places get very busy, so not the best time to go travelling around. As such, I decided to join my friend Amy on a trip to Beijing. I'd always wanted to see the Gr ... read more
Asia » China » Beijing

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
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