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A “Slam Dunk” For The Youth Olympic Games! IOC Announces Yao Ming As Ambassador

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced Yao Ming as the latest Ambassador for this summer’s 2nd Youth Olympic Games (YOG) taking place in Nanjing, China. 338 more words


Welcome Back - 欢迎回到肯尼亚

There is no better feeling than stading on home soil after a long period. The journey from Guangzhou – China to Nairobi – Kenya could’t have been more inetresting especially at the baggage and customs check, but all in all am back to Kenya and it feels great. 743 more words

China Photo Gallery

Some snaps from my 9-day tour of China, including Beijing, Nanjing, Wu-xi, Suzhou, Hangzhou and Shanghai. You can read my story ‘The Great Mall of China’ in the August 2014 issue of… 34 more words


China - Nanjing

Nanjing is the capital of Jiangsu province in Eastern China with a rich history dating back more than 2500 years. The city would play a vital role throughout China’s long history, becoming its capital for six dynasties, being razed and reconstructed several times under different names. 772 more words


I love AC

So I’ve been working in Nanjing for the past two weeks, and some things around here are just plain done differently than in the US. 452 more words


Spitting, Sneezing, Smoking, Shouting and Snoring.

Great gobs of spit.  That’s what greeted me when I stepped off the train at 5am in Nanjing.  We’d taken the 2100 from Xian and were taking a day in Nanjing, specifically to visit the museum of the Nanjing massacre, and were then taking the 340pm train to Huangshan. 834 more words