You Never Know When General Patton Will Come Out October 28th 2010 Becca and I went down to Yuyuan Garden to get Halloween decorations for our classrooms and in one of the stalls I saw this tiny picture of General Patton. I grabbed it and tried to ask them why they had it... thankfully Becca was there to speak Chinese and we found out that they use to sell military models or something like that. I just thought it was really wild to be walking by paper pumpkins an ... read more
Asia » China » Shanghai » Pudong 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
"If adventures will not befall a young lady in her own village she must seek them abroad" Jane Austen
A Janeite off to China now!
I started this travel blog several years ago when I went to England. Now I am off to Shanghai China to teach 2nd grade English.
I will do my best to keep up with a blog and my school work.
Lots of love and miss everyone
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