Bjglawe's Traveler Profile
- Engineering Manager
- German, Portuguese (in training), French (in training), Mandarin (in training)
- Interests and hobbies
- quilting, walking my dog, English Monarchy, Roman history, military history
Recent Entries by Bjglawe
Qi Pan Shi (Checkerboard Stone) - Dec 7, 2013
Mount Lao, or Laoshan remains my favorite attraction here in Qingdao. The Qingdao Laoshan National Park covers 446 sq km and is located about 30 km northeast of the downtown area. It is the highest...
When Smoke Gets In Your Eyes - Nov 2, 2013
Cognitive dissonance is the discomforting feeling when holding two or more conflicting beliefs at the same time. A daily look into the world of China and you can quickly realize the government is a...
Daehan Green Tea Plantation - Oct 3, 2013
Tea was first cultivated over 2500 years ago in the China region, the birthplace for tea. The earliest mention of tea in Korea is during the 7<sup>th</sup> century. Around 200 years later, seeds we...