- Shanghai, China (10th - 14th October)Shanghai was a lot more clean and modern than Beijing. I preferred it as a city in general - it seemed like a much nicer place to live - but Beijing's more interesting in terms of historical buildings and a Posted by chantalpatton in Travel Patton | Nov 18, 2013
- Lujiazui Circular Pedestrian Bridge and The Bund===We spent just a little time shopping and sight seeing. The mall was near the Lujiazui Circular Pedestrian Bridge. It's a recently built circle walk near the Expo Buildings (the pink pointy space tower) and the aquarium. The walkway was Posted by Blanchardlawn in Sinoshine | Nov 18, 2013
- China's Answer to Old SacramentoAshley and I spent considerable time in China's version of Old Sacramento. Lijiang has an "old" part of town with cobblestone streets and old timey architecture for its buildings. It seems like it's designed for tourists as masses of Chinese Posted by Scatman in 40 K Miles, 6 Months | Nov 18, 2013
- Just a little note...Hello everyone.
I know its only November but I'm sure most of you have started to think about christmas a little bit by now. I will be in Australia for the christmas period and if anyone wants to send me Posted by HelenHeneghan in Helen goes round the world! | Nov 18, 2013
- Datong 大同28th of October -4th of November
This week the weather was noticeably colder than it has been with everyone getting out the jumpers and coats. Wednesday was our (all but Alek) first test while we have been here, Posted by 丽贝卡RebeccaH in CHINA | Nov 16, 2013
- Beijing in OctoberThis entry is from the beginning of October
Last week we had the week off due to a national holiday called ‘National week’. With the whole week off promising lots of travel time we (the Australian group) headed off in different Posted by 丽贝卡RebeccaH in CHINA | Nov 16, 2013
- My 11th week in Foshan(for English scroll down)
Da er min ellevte uke her i Foshan snart over, og det har vært en kald og regnfull uke. Etter 31 dager og strålende sol forrige lørdag, våknet jeg opp til et skikkelig regnvær på søndagen. Her Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Nov 16, 2013
- More Must-Try Foods from ShanghaiLillian Bakery is known for it's custard tarts. You can find custard tarts all over China, and Lillian's isn't originally a Shanghai bakery, but it is worth the extra stop in the city. The tarts are wonderful. The Posted by Blanchardlawn in Sinoshine | Nov 15, 2013
- Birthday in BeijingHello everyone! I apologize for not posting last weekend. I decided to give myself a break in honor of my twenty-first birthday. I was at least hoping to upload all of my photos from Beijing's 798 Art District last weekend, Posted by ZhuLiangYingbo in ”北京欢迎你!“ -Jackie Chan | Nov 14, 2013
- Updates, updates..Tervitused/Nihao/Hellõu..
So my promise to keep writing about my life in this part of the world hasn't been that successful.. Anyhow.. Been back in Shanghai since mid-August. School started early september and have that from monday to friday. Rest of t Posted by ajshanghai in News from Shanghai | Nov 14, 2013
- Shanghai KoreatownOur next stop in Shanghai was Koreatown. Like any other big city, Koreans have found a spot to call their own. We took the subway in to the Gubei district for some Korean food.
Posted by Blanchardlawn in Sinoshine | Nov 13, 2013
- Chinese FoodEveryone thinks of Chinese food as basically what you would get in any restaurant in the U.S. I knew that I wasn't going to be eating all fortune cookies and lo mein for a year, but I definitely wasn't Posted by Ida.gocrazy in Wandering, Not lost | Nov 11, 2013
- China part 2We left Beijing on October 21st by night train to Xian. Not the best experience as Chelsea got sick in the night. She was a trooper though - she managed to get down from the top bunk and Posted by Octobrianna in Can We Cope Man? | Nov 11, 2013
- Pekoče ni več pekoče...===že neki časa je minil odkar sm napisala zadnji blog...vmes se je seveda velik zgodil.
Imela sm denarne probleme, ker mi bankomat ni izplačal denarja, štipendije nismo dobili (nevem zakaj), denarja pa nism mogla menjat, ker za to potrebuješ pasuš. Posted by abovethesea in v centru sveta, nad morjem | Nov 10, 2013
- Ting jeg ikke kommer til å savne fra Kina 1Det er noen ting her i Kina jeg fint kunne klart meg uten. Jeg tenkte jeg kunne lage en liten serie med noen av de viktigste tingene. Hadde egentlig tenkt å lage en liste, men nå ser jeg at den Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Nov 10, 2013
- HalloweenExpat Halloween
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle: Hero in a Half Shell, Turtle Power
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/514724/IM Posted by mosberger in Ni Hao | Oct 26, 2013
- LørdagFor en deilig lørdag!
Jeg begynte dagen med vaffel og kaffe til frokost på en kafé. Hadde egentlig lyst på egg og toast og tradisjonell vestlig frokost, men det har jeg ikke funnet noe sted i Foshan ennå dessverre. Planen for Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Nov 9, 2013
- Going with the FlowSo we joked about the probability of only writing two posts until this blog came to its extinction. Two procrastinators together can find endless amounts of things to do before doing that one thing they said they would. It Posted by mikerin in The uncommon adventures of Mike & Erin | Nov 8, 2013
- Fujian Province Sunday we left Shanghai and took the bullet train to Xiamen. Being my first experience of a bullet train, I thought I'd be able to feel the G shock on my face but it felt just like a normal train! Posted by AmyRossiter26 in Amy's Travelsome Adventures | Nov 6, 2013
- Beijing, China (4th - 9th October)Lauren and Ricky, our cabinmates from the train, were staying at the same hostel as us, so the 4 of us travelled there together. We were only booked into the Happy Dragon hostel for 1 night as we'd booked it Posted by chantalpatton in Travel Patton | Nov 6, 2013
- You don't learn that in school===The following is by no means comprehensive or in any order of importance, they are just a few lessons learned during our seven weeks here. I hope that it gives you an insight into travel in China, inspire you to Posted by stuartfinch in Somewhere Over The Urals. | Nov 6, 2013
- Some of my favourite signs and sights in China thus far[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/634131/8105A0A42219AC6817867072765F83A3.jpg Posted by JennyKFE2013 in Far East 2013 | Nov 4, 2013
- All work and no PlayAt the Language Centre where I work, we Teach mostly Adults, ranging from University students through to Business People.
We also Teach English to the Elite Families in the City who can afford to send their Children for private English Tuition. Posted by Chinathoughts in Education | Nov 4, 2013
- Guilin, The Li and Yulong RiversAnother smooth transfer got us back to Shanghai Hungchou airport for the flight to Guilin - 2hr 20mins with Shanghai Airlines, all went smoothly. There are quite a few school tours from the UK and other school groups from Posted by JennyKFE2013 in Far East 2013 | Nov 4, 2013
- Shanghai! Shanghai has been my favourite city so far, and by far the most impressive with it's huge modern skyscrapers and pretty colonial-style buildings. Although it is clearly as busy as, if not more busy than Beijing there is none of Posted by AmyRossiter26 in Amy's Travelsome Adventures | Nov 4, 2013