Fish, Herbs, and Citizenship! September 28th 2010 Greetings Friends!
What a full day we had today!
We started by visiting a genuine Chinese Fish Market within walking distance of our Hotel just off Shamian Island.
It was pure pandemonium and I loved it! The experience was authentic China with all its unregulated gritty craziness. (Thanks to Paul Cyphers for the great suggestion to visit this market!!) If you’ve ever be ... read more
Asia » China » Guangdong 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