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The Train to UB

October 2nd, 2010 · 2 Comments

Well life has been a bit frantic since we arrived back from Mongolia, but I know I owe the blog a few entries.  After all, there are stories to tell. I’ve already told you about China (hot and humid, lots of Chinese food, and endless groups of people either taking or trying to take our [...]

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Tags: China · Mongolia · Travel · Uncategorized

Thinking Back on China

August 22nd, 2010 · 2 Comments

It has been several weeks since we were in China, land of deadened skies. It has been thusly named in contrast to the slogan of the place from which we come.  Saskatchewan – Land of Living Skies. In China, we never once saw the sun.  Our photos are witness to the fact that the sky [...]

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Tags: China · Travel

Beijing 2

July 26th, 2010 · No Comments

Internet continues to be a challenge, and when it is not, the heat and humidity tend to suck every bit of moisture, writing ambition, and coherent thought out of one’s mind.  This tends to lead to a shortage of blog entries. We feel like we barely survived our overnight on the Great Wall, which, when accompanied [...]

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Tags: China · Travel

In Beijing

July 23rd, 2010 · 4 Comments

Well, we made it to Beijing, along with all our luggage.  Connecting to Twitter and Facebook is a challenge here due to certain Internet restrictions, so those updates will come later. 42 degrees with the humidex today – we guzzled water like there was no tomorrow, and our need of the facilities was not affected.  [...]

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Tags: China