Arriving in China

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I have traveled to 2 countries, posted 24 pictures and written 16 entries in 2 travel blogs
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May 30, 2007

About Robert_obrien

history professor
Favourite music
Springsteen, REM, Bela Fleck, Van Morrison
New York
Favourite movie
In the Mood for Love (Hong Kong)
Favourite book
Oracle Bones

Recent Entries by Robert_obrien

  • Arriving in China - May 17, 2009

    We land at Shanghai's Pudong Airport at 1:30 p.m. Getting off the plane is not easy. In a scene from out of Andromeda Strain, men in biohazard type suits board the plane. Because of the swine flu s...

  • Shanghai Express - May 16, 2009

    I don't even go to sleep as we have to leave at 3 a.m. for our 6 a.m. flight. We pick up Carolyn. Most of the students are already at the airport waiting for us. Check in takes a long time since we...

  • Preparing to leave - May 15, 2009

    I give the student's a world geography quiz so that they can identify the key features in studying world history. I also throw in some Chinese cities and provinces and joke that no one will not get...

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