Tag Archives: China

Curry Economics and Other Silk Road Events at American Museum of Natural History

Events tied to the Traveling the Silk Road exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History. Continue reading

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Tips for Visiting the Terra Cotta Warriors in Xi’an, China

Travel tips for visiting the Terra Cotta Warriors museum in Xi’an, China. Continue reading

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Back on the Grid

After 10 days of no Internet service, no international phone calls in or out, no text messaging, a 19-hour train ride, an eight-hour transfer and delayed flight, and eventual arrival into Xi’an, I finally can connect to the world again. … Continue reading

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Travel Quirks and Chongqing

Travel quirks in China. Overnight in Chongqing China. Continue reading

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Kicking Back in Kunming

Kunming, China. Market, Yuangtong Temple, Green Lake Park, Yunnan Provincial Museum, Tibetan temple. Continue reading

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Pins and Needles

For months Maggie had been telling me about this great acupuncture doctor she had found in Beijing. She had been using the practice for years for ailments and aches from sports injuries, but this guy, Dr. Jhang, who is affiliated … Continue reading

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Censorship, Boutique Hotels and Scotch

First few days back in Beijing. What’s most different from last year’s Olympics, new boutique hotels, and where to find one of the best single-malt scotch selections in the city. Continue reading

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