my first entry October 19th 2010 China has a long and proud history spanning over 5000 years. During that time, it has seen 3 distinct types of government, and over a dozen different capitals. The current of China is Beijing. It is the third biggest country in the world based on land mass, behind Russia and Canada (the authors’ home country being Canada).
As for the language, it is one of two branches of the Sino-Tibetan fami ... read more
Asia » China 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 One and all to my humble blog, dear reader. Some time ago I decided to start this blog about my travels and adventures overseas as well as some adventures in my home country of Canada. During my time overseas, I have experienced a lot of new and exciting things. I wanted to share the adventures with my friends and family, and of course you the reader. So please come and share my adventures and see the sites of a epic journey of discovery. A Discovery, spanning not just one country but numerous, and numerous places. Sites, sounds, tastes. The distances between us, so vast and so close, ... full info