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Motorbikes, motorbikes, and more motorbikes

Posted: November 22nd, 2012 by Scott

Our next stop was Vietnam and we began in the capital city of Hanoi.  We stayed where most travelers do, in the Old Centre, where the street are narrow and motorbikes rule the pavement.  Our first lesson in Vietnam was how to cross the street. Step 1) Look like you know what you are doing, maybe raise […]

Propaganda and Street Food in Shanghai

Posted: November 9th, 2012 by Courtney

We were worried that visiting Beijing, Hong Kong, and Shanghai would be too much big city for us, but we were pleasantly surprised how much we liked Shanghai. We haven’t been to too many museums on this trip, preferring to get out an about in each place, but in Shanghai we visited two excellent ones, the Propaganda Poster Museum and the […]

Qingdao for some Tsingtao

Posted: November 7th, 2012 by Courtney

We were excited to take one of China’s high speed trains and thought a trip to the coastal city of Qingdao would make a good stop for a few days. We needed a bit of sea air after the pollution in Beijing.  And what better for that then the beer capital of China and a […]