Rocky Day, Fantastic Night October 2nd 2009 For my National Day adventure this year, I and two friends (Toni and Abby) headed out by train to visit 2 towns in the province. First up: Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong, for 2 days. Then, off to destination number two.
We met up at the train station around 2pm and got seats on the next train to Guangzhou. One of the reasons we decided on this trip instead of going somewhere else was th ... read more
Asia » China » Guangdong » Guangzhou 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
After years of aimlessly plugging away 9 to 5, and having people continuously ask me what I really want to do with my life (while offering some good and not so good suggestions), I've taken a bold step in this adventure called life, and I'm teaching English in Asia. I started out in Shenzhen, China, moved on to Guangzhou, then Bangkok, Thailand, rural Malaysia, and now Kuala Lumpur. I also travel around Asia and enjoy sharing those stories as well.
This is not an undertaking for just anyone, as my friends assure me. I documented the ups and downs of my preparati... full info