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first impressions of Hui Hang Gu Dao (徽杭古道)  

first impressions of Hui Hang Gu Dao (徽杭古道)

THERE ARE quiet places in China!

November 23rd 2013
At the end of September, after saying goodbye to my parents in Bishkek, I flew back to Beijing to see my precious girlfriend, Becky. It felt so good and warm to get back together. We had been apart since I left Urumuqi in July. Becky was still working when I got to Beijing but she managed to meet me up for lunch several times in the area with all the foreign embassies (where I was applying for an ... read more
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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
24th November 2013

A beautiful provence of China...Huangshan...traditional villages. Check out my 'Faces of Anhui' blog for another perspective.

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