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Another week and another big chunk of mileage! Tough headwinds, crossing into our second Chinese province (Gansu), a plague outbreak as well as hitting the 8,000 mile marker have been the key features this week.
China: City of Yumen sealed off, 151 people quarantined, after Bubonic Plague death - Published 230714 1111z
Plague kills man in NW China
LANZHOU, July 18 (Xinhua) — A 38-year-old man in northwest China’s Gansu Province has died of plague, local authorities said. 637 more words
I was in downtown Dunhuang, Gansu province, when I met Mr Zhao. My friends and I were trying to work out how the dot that represented us on a “map” fit in with our surroundings, when an old man came up and said “The night market it that way.” He spoke in clear English – something I would not have expected from his appearance. 1,010 more words