All alone in China (Cont.) April 19th 2005 Ahalan again,
I woke up very early in the morning for my next bus. The bus ride was only 3 hours this time, but still the smart Chinese decided to have only one bus a day, and it leaves at 6:30.
It was dark and it was snowing, and the last thing I wanted was to get out of bed. But staying another day in this place was something I wanted even less (especially knowing that the following day the bus ... 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