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Suzhou: Lingering Garden and silk

July 3rd 2011
Saturday, July 3 Today we took a day trip to Suzhou. Vickie talked for about an hour on the way! Interesting but I don't know how she did it. Suzhou is about 1.5 hours away from Shanghai. Go out of Shanghai then on inter-provincial highway through Zangkou Province. “Paradise on earth” Suzhou and Hangzhou. Shanghai is the shopping paradise. Suzhou is historical, one of the 3 with ... read more
Asia » China

Chinese Flag 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
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