What to do when the maximum today will be minus 2C? Go for a swim of course! December 8th 2012 I decided to go for a walk in the beautiful winter sunshine. Blue sky, little wind, half my wardrobe on me and out I ventured around 11am.
According to the internet it was -4C, yes it was cold and water froze in puddles from mops and bowls of water being thrown out on the footpath, but walking in the sun it seemed OK.
My new beanie which I bought from Carrefour for Y9 kept my head warm ... read more
Asia » China » Shandong » Ji'Nan 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