Holiday Inn Vista Shanghai
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The Fourth of July. As our countrymen celebrate the independence of America, we celebrated friendship with old friends and new friends!
The morning started with an early rise and trip to train station. Our guide, Crystal, was very helpful in getting through the huge complex and right into our seats on the Bullet Train. This was Maddie's …
Nothing official scheduled today with a van pickup for the airport at 01:30 PM for a 5:00 PM flight. We all slept in and took a last run at the breakfast buffet and then headed out for what turned out to be an ambitious walk. I had purchased a t-shirt at the Shanghai Museum that turned out to be a Chinese XL and not a healthy American XL. The map …
Dear Friends and Family,
Wow! It's been a crazy 38 hours since we left Salt Lake City. We have been going hard, fast and non-stop until now. We left Salt Lake City with excitement, anxiousness and anticipation of what's to come. The flight started off with some turbulence - the kids thought we were on a roller coaster …
Well the last day of our "celebrating sixty" has arrived. Today we are off to make our final foray at Expo before setting off on the homeward trip at 4pm. Even that will be an adventure as we will travel to the airport on the Maglev train which is a magnetic line traveling at approx 350kms an hour.
We will share our memories and …
... not only traveling over water, but over frozen water. Now, while my paranoid brain was flashing through the last scene of the Titanic, and Jack freezing into a state of rigor mortis usually only seen in a morgue, I was somewhat comforted by the fact that I don't think there are many sharks in freezing water. (Drowing=biggest fear, shark attack=second biggest fear)...small favors...
Since the flight was around 16 hours (yup, it was only supposed ...
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