Suzhou - City of Gardens September 16th 2006 Suzhou is located only a one hour train ride out of Shanghai. We woke bright and early and headed over to the train station and joined in the scrum trying to buy tickets at the ticket office just outside. We expecting a regular timetable but found there was a huge gap where no trains ran for a couple of hours so we had time to catch up on breakfast and read our books while we waited.
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Asia » China » Jiangsu » Suzhou 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
So.... After a couple of years of planning, which started almost as soon as we set foot back home from our previous travels, we've booked our first flight to Berlin, from there we're heading east.... When are we coming back? When we're broke or fed-up of life on the road, whichever comes first.
In these years we've added a couple of new members to the team, Nate and Gabe, our two beautiful sons. They'll be traveling with us, so these travels are going to be unlike any of our others.
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