Flight and Arrival May 11th 2009 We are now into our full 2nd day here in China, but some people have asked about the flight etc, so I will go back to that first.
We left home at 5:15AM on May 8th, after having almost 4 hrs of sleep. Katelin dropped us off at the Greensboro Airport and our flight was on time with no problems. Upon arriving at Chicago O'Hare Airport, we had time to spare and were next to the food court, so got s ... read more
Asia » China » Shanghai » Fengxian » Nanqiao 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
My family currently lives in a small rural town in North Carolina, USA. In May 09, our 9yo daughter and I first traveled to China with my husband for his work . We returned home and traveled to Alaska for 3 weeks to visit my sister and her husband. In Sept 09, we returned to China for our second trip, and will be returning again.
Many people have asked me to share about our journeys, so I plan to do that here.
Update: It is now June 2011 and we are back in China for the 7th trip. We have learned so much in our time here...we are retruning to many places we have been before as well as contin... full info