# 34-CENTRAL CHINA March 14th 2016 CENTRAL CHINA SUMMERY
Just a month’s travel with a friend around an area I know nothing about. After three years of not travelling and looking at a map of where I have been in China, I realized that I had been all around the edges, but not the centre. This needed to be remedied.
The plan was to see two of the huge national parks there. One at each end of the Yangtze River Cruise. ... read more
Asia » China » Sichuan 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
FROM CHINA TO KOREA
I have recently returned from two trips to China teaching English and I am about to start teaching again; this time in South Korea. I love travel, especially in Asia and by working there, feel I experience the country more than by just passing thru it.
My previous travels before China were 15 months in North America and Europe in 1975-76 and many South East Asian countries in 1980-81 for another 9 months. After almost another quarter of a century living in Australia, I got the travel bug once again.
This time I decided to do it slightly differently by working. I hear... full info