May 5, 2017 (Shanghai) After nearly 15 hours in perpetual daylight on China Eastern flight 588 we arrive in Shanghai. It is a shame to be here and only get to see the inside of the airport, but the layover is short...landing shortly after 7 PM and boarding at 8:30 for Chengdu. Smooth flight - all good other than the internet didn't work as suggested. A little reading, some writing, rewatched Argo and a short snooze - converting time zones.
Head west younger old man...Chengdu or bust.
10:45 PM local time....A few hours later - Shanghai'd in Shanghai...long delays but finally boarding for Chengdu.
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