An afternoon at the movies? Film class trip to the Beijing film museum July 22nd 2010 So this morning was uneventful, being a normal day of Chinese class, however, this afternoon we got to take a class field trip (the first of several to come). My Contemporary China Through Film class met in the dorm lobby after lunch and took a bus to the Beijing Film Museum. I feel like an awful student, but I really don't even know the name of the place... it could be A Beijing film museum, or T ... read more
Asia » China » Beijing 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
Always ask "why not" and let your experiences re-define you.
Hello readers :)
I'm Elizabeth, a soon to be 26 year old American student in China. I've lived abroad before for almost four years (in Germany) and traveled extensively in Europe during that time.
After about three years back in the States, I'm happy to have returned to the international community and to have the chance to explore another part of the world.
While I started this blog as a way to keep my friends and family (now scattered around the world) apprised of my travels and experiences, I have been delighted to fin... full info