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Between 1405 and 1433, during the Ming era, Chinese Admiral Zheng He,
who was also the court eunuch, commanded seven expeditionary voyages as
far away as East Africa and Middle East. These expeditions, known in
Chinese history as the treasure voyages, consisted ...
... where we had to pause for pictures with a princess. Our last stop was on the way to the train station in the Confucius Temple area. There is a temple there but also an area set up like YuYuan here in Shanghai. The buildings are supposed to look old style and have shops and restaurants in them. The actual temple is along a little creek with boats for cruises. Across the water were 2 dragons in lights and all of the boats had lights ...
The 100 Day Celebration is a big milestone day in China and we felt
privileged to be invited to join in the celebrations for our friends,
Thomas and Misa's son, Zhang Mo. Lots of fun watching the festivities which
included a huge meal,a packet of cigarettes for every guest(!), lots of
Our two days in Nanjing thankfully have surpassed expectations. Nanjing is a clean, calm and picturesque modern city. Arriving on a Sunday afternoon we were amazed that the freeway from the airport was relatively free of cars.
It was nice to be met at the airport and ushered onto a bus. With only 6 of us to be collected luggage collection wasn't so onerous. The Novotel Central is what you would expect of a high end hotel but I suspect that things ...
... to see some awesome countryside. You'll see from the pictures we got a chance to see farming particularly rice paddies, lotus root patches, fish farms and water chestnut farms. Loads of small holdings and people in stereotypical straw circular hats tending to their crops/land/animals. In addition to 'countryside China' (where the government is a little less relaxed about the 1 child policy and they get mortgage assistance from Beijing directly as a ...