Xi'an - fascinating history, hot springs and more March 28th 2009 Xi’an - Monday
We left the apartment and hotel and arrived at the Pudong Airport early. It was nice not to be running to the gate for a change. The flight was good. We had a meal and again marveled at the difference from our domestic flights back home. The flight was about 2 and a half hours and they gave us a full meal.
We didn’t have a plan for getting to the hotel other than we pla ... read more
Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an 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
I am an American woman with a husband and 2 kids, about to relocate with my family to Shanghai.
The back story: We are moving because my husband is going to be working in Shanghai.
July 6, 2008: We are a bit less than a month away from the move and current postings chronicle the prep to get there, the logistics to be allowed to go there, and the coordination of all these things we have to do before we can go! Oh, and Mark is in China for about a month (the last month we are in the states and getting ready)...so I'm very busy.
July 28, 2008....2 days til the big move.
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