Monthly Archives: March 2013

Spectacular Shanghai

Saturday, March 2, 2013 – Shanghai, China Today we took the fast train on a day trip to Shanghai – a 70 minute trip travelling at speeds up to 300 kilometers per hour.  We were accompanied by Stellar and Maggie, and … Continue reading

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Magical Scooters

Friday, March 1, 2013 – Changzhou, China The thing that strikes me most about Changzhou are the number of scooters and bicycles on the road.  Unlike the scooters in Paris, which are driven mainly by aggressive young people in leathers and … Continue reading

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Beautiful Changzhou

Day 2 – Thursday February 28 Wow, what an incredible day. We met Stellar for breakfast at the hotel – which was a fusion of Western/Asian foods – omelets to order, cereal, yogurt, bacon, eggs, potatoes, congee, Chinese pastries, noodles, … Continue reading

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China awaits

February 26-27 Our adventure is starting.  Left Vancouver under grey skies and a light rain arriving at the airport in good time. Due to Ron’s elite status we breezed through check-in and security.  Once we reached the Air Canada lounge … Continue reading

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