The World of Creative Impediments September 15th 2010 This is the second chapter of blogs about the resistance to travel.
I have now traversed 14 independent nations not including autonomous regions. Out of each region comes a people, all with different traditions, cultures and ways. As a traveller it is one of the greatest joys to see and experience these from cups of tea to shots of vodka.
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Asia » China » Shanghai 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 entries vary between being theme based about travelling in general or mimicing a style of writing for a recent adventure. Sometimes I just summarise my feelings or thought about a country. Its a bit eclectic, don't expect Dickens.
Please feel free to read on!
A Favourite Quote
"But real adventures, I reflected, do not happen to people who remain at home: they must be sought abroad."
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