Splendours of China - gone east April 11th 2015 Blog of our trip to China - Paul and Keith from Yorkshire, England
A quest for knowledge and enlightenment.
Day One - Friday 10th April 2015
Manchester to London Heathrow - British Airways
Transfer T3-T5 Heathrow Express
London Heathrow - Shanghai - Virgin Atlantic
Lift off 1515 LHW but as travelling economy = no sleep.
Day Two - Saturday 11th April 2015
Arrive Shanghai a tad jad ... read more
Asia » China » Shanghai » Pudong 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