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Wrinkles Should Merely Indicate Where Smiles Have Been. ~Mark Twain

This past weekend I had the chance to visit one of my favorite cities in Canada, the beautiful city of Ottawa. I had the privilege of going to university in Ottawa, and I truly do mean that it was a privilege. 513 more words

Travel

Dandong

So for once I had two consecutive days off and decided to make the most of it with a last minute trip to Dandong, which is a 4 hour express-bus ride North of Dalian and more importantly, on the border of North Korea… 579 more words

China

Beijing and The Great Wall

We splurged and took the high speed train from Hangzhou to Beijing (max speed of 180mph!). You don’t really feel like you’re going that fast. Feels like any other train. 420 more words

The Great Wall of China, all to yourself!

If you’re like me (and let’s face it, almost anyone with a craving for travel), The Great Wall of China, as one of the worlds most iconic travel sites is undoubtedly on your travel ‘wish list’. 780 more words

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Controversy Over Gollum Creature Siting In China

After photos surfaced Tuesday of an apparent “Gollum” creature spotted near the Great Wall of China, the story went viral. Within a day tens of thousands of comments and speculations collected as to what the thing could be. 407 more words

Strange Reports

Shan Hai Guan

I was lucky enough to take a little day trip to see two unique parts of the Great Wall of China.  From Tianjin it was 1.5 hours on the fast train.   94 more words

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