this week we took a long and hard drive up to the north of Xinjiang (look at the map). it is a very unique area in the boarder of china, Russia and Mongolia because it is the only place in China that have a Siberian taiga Eco-system. . the park is not so new but the tourist infrastructure is all from the past year. it is mainly built for Chinese tourists and we saw no Western people for th... Read Full Entry
2012 - New Zealand, Vanuatu, Thailand
2011 - 2 and a half weeks in the Caribbean. not relaxing considering the children are 1 and 4. but very enjoyable
2010 - Ariel was born and all four of us took Hagit’s maternity leave for 2 months of travel in Europe
2009 - 3 of us traveling in different groups in Austria, Norway, England and a few business trips around the world
2008 - join us on an adventure with our 1 year-old baby to Turkey
2006 - On the road again this time with my lovely wife. if you are reading this then you are traveling with us on ou... full info
Hagit's Birthdaynot a bad birthday dinner. cake, apricots, wine and black coffie from home
the food - this we eat the food in Xinjiang province is very good and we are enjoyingvery much he you see a local meal we had - sheep shish kabab, pilaf rice with sheep, grilled fish, bread on the gril with sheep fat and tea. EXCELLENT!
the food - this we eat the local noodles are made of wheat so they are basicaly spagetties. Actually it is said that MArko Polo saw these and brought them to Italy and that is how spagetti was "invented".
here we eat them with lamb, peepers and onion
the food - this we eat every morning we drink a kids drink we call "AKTIMEL". On it there is a small picture of a stomach so we decided (unilatiraly) that this is good for our digestive system. Yaron cannot stand it
UrumqiUrumqi is the capital of Xinjiang. large cities (this one is 1.5million) always have large supermarkets that have everything. still is it supprizing to fine sea fish because Urumqi is the city which is farthest away from the sea in the world 2250km