Arriving in Beijing - our version of 'Groundhog Day', LOL October 17th 2011 Ni hao! (that's 'hello' in Chinese) - Almost time for me to hit the sack - this has been one of the longest days of my life - geographically speaking, it's just a very long way from Alaska to China!!!! Long flights - time zone changes - and so on - creating one day running into the next, running into the next. We'd sleep on the plane - wake up - have some food - back to sleep - ... read more
Asia » China » Beijing 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
Welcome to my travel blog! I'm about to head off on another adventure.
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We're going to be travelling to Zambia, Zimbabwe and I will be speaking in Johannesburg on International Women's Day - and I have the honor of blogging the trip for YOU! I'll be writing... full info