Trip 13: China, Hong Kong, and Tibet. June 14th 2007 11/05-12/05 Like I said in the last entry, 1.5 years had passed since I had gone overseas. My wife saw my suffering and offered me some relief in the form of a trip. I decided on China. I wrote I decent review of my trip on www.eurotrek.net which I will cut and paste here... CONTENTS 1. China- Basic Information 2. Chinese Cities 3. Hong Kong 4. Tibet 1. CHINA- BASIC INFORMATION ... 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
Hi, I'm Andy. I come from Ohio, but currently reside in Boston.
This picture from Romania is of Suceavita Monastery in the region of Bucovina. Built by the famous Turk-repeller Stefan cel Mare, the fortified monasteries of Bucovina are known for their exterior fresco paintings which literally 'weathered the storm' for over 400 years. ... full info