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Symbol & Window

Ricoh GR, ISO 100, 1/250 sec, f/5.6, EV 0.0. Post processing in Viveza 2 and Color Efex Pro 4. 8 more words




A Trip to Shanghai, Beijing and Xi’An


Excerpts from a diary, September 2013

Before leaving the UK we had to get visas to visit China. 5,776 more words


China’s Provinces Lower Their Sights After Most Miss Economic Targets - China Real Time Report - WSJ

Most Chinese provinces missed their economic growth targets for last year, according to figures published Friday, in what would only recently have been an unthinkable event but is another sign of the economy’s rapid deceleration. 131 more words

China Alert

Beijing days 1 and 2

So, finally the time has come for me to write about my experiences in China, Beijing. If you are also following my sisters blog – who, incidentally also took the pictures – then you have already read this post and seen these pictures. 858 more words



I was on tennis lesson duty today since hubby wasn’t back from his Paris business trip.

The tennis courts in the dome at the school are such a blessing when the pollution is high yet on days like today with AQI between 20 & 40 it seems a little sad to be indoors. 26 more words

Life In China

Tigers Can't Change Their Stripes - Beijing, China

It was with great sadness that we left Myanmar, and to be completely honest I was not all that excited to go to China again. Sure, the whole reason we were heading to Beijing was as a birthday present to myself. 2,043 more words


A look back: Headed out from the airport at Xi'an

Here we are leaving the Xi’an airport on our coach (the group’s other can be seen in the distance). We visited China in 2007 as part of the… 84 more words