Crossing China by train May 26th 2005 Hi
We arrived to Yichang at 4:30 am. The travel agency promised me I could spend the night on the boat and sleep until the morning. I guess 6 am is morning, because this is when they kicked me out of the boat.
I went to the train station to buy the ticket out of this place (which has really nothing to see...). Bought a ticket to the night train to Xian. Had a whole day to kill, so I went to the ... 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