Bunderful Shanghai September 26th 2019 Day 59 continued to 61 of 80
When we last posted we were atop the Shanghai Tower, on the world's highest, possibly, observation deck.
Beautifully clear day. Having walked around at ground level for several days it was interesting to get a from-above perspective of the city. Several things struck us:
- Yes, Shanghai is a city of high-rise buildings but there are many areas of lower, more i ... read more
Asia » China 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
Pip & Paul
We are now both retired, Paul for nearly 12 months - Oct '15 - and Pip just so - Aug '16.
Married for 37 years we have always enjoyed travelling but have been limited by being employed and the limits that has on how much holiday we could take.
Despite that we have got quite a few miles under our belts - several USA road trips, many 'city breaks' and some large travel company trips, Peru, Africa safari, Uzbekistan.
But now is the time to let our wings really fly.... full info