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China Trip Photos

Below are links to my photos from the trip. I have broken them down by date into  separate albums. These have been compressed for the web, so if you would like full resolution images (12Mb in some cases), just email … Continue reading

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Dinner Last Night

Last night was our ceremonial end of trip celebration dinner. It took place on the 38th floor of a rotating deck restaurant in downtown Shanghai. With the weather just starting to clear out, the views were pretty spectacular. Edibles included: … Continue reading

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Last Day in China

As luck and irony would have it: 1. I contracted a good solid head cold which is making me a little grumpy and a lot miserable. 2. It is the first truly sunny clear day we’ve seen in two weeks! … Continue reading

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Shanghai

Now in Shanghai. This is quite the city! One member of our group has called it the opposite of Beijing. I tend to think of it as a combination of Wall Street and Paris. It is a huge financial center, … Continue reading

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Xi’an

A marvelous visit to Xi’an. Yesterday we took the trip out to the terra cotta warriors archeological site and spent most of the day. One word: extraordinary. The pits are all enclosed, as it is all super protected as a … Continue reading

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