Travel Blogs from Anyang
... in my neighborhood! A pleasant respite since almost everything there is to do is in Seoul which is an hour minimum commute for me usually.
People from a MeetUp.com group came down for the game to an expected small stadium. No matter the size, the players played an exciting action packed game. It was an enjoyable chilling evening.
... from the temple's second courtyard, Wenfeng Pagoda was originally completed the year 925 and renamed during the Qing Dynasty (1644–1911) to reflect its proximity to a Confucian temple. The pagoda stands on a two-meter high stone pedestal and is decorated with multi eave roofs, carvings of Buddha’s and Bodhisattvas along with a ten meter Lamaist Stupa Style Dagoba Steeple at ...
... earlier form of Chinese writing and far more pictographic than its modern progeny.
Later excavations north of Anyang turned up more of these ‘Oracle Bones’ and also uncovered the Yin Ruins also referred to as the Yinxu Ruins. Yin was the final capital of China's Bronze Age Shang Dynasty. Covering a grand area of twenty four square ...
For those who don't know, part of the program with The Beijing Center is "academic excursions" and for the Fall Semester the trip is to follow the Silk Road from Beijing to Dunhuang. We took a bullet train from Beijing to Anyang, a smaller-ish town in Henan Province about 5 hours away from Beijing.
Once there we went to a place in the mountains called the Red Flag Canal, which was a ...
... of my inhibitions about my creative writing abilities, but it turned out be a good time.
Then it's not a summer camp without an outing. There was an Egyptian exhibit at the National Museum of Korea. Apparently this was the first time in 20 years there has been an Egyptian mummy in Korea, so this was a natural choice. Seeing a real mummy was pretty exciting for the students, but it was a challenge seeing the exhibit because it was very crowded and ...
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