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Surfer Asif Hirji: Hanging Ten in Taiwan

When I surf with two Canadian surfers in Jialeshui, they say this is slowly changing. Terry Meysen and Asif Hirji, who have lived in Taiwan since the late 1990s, run Island Rhythm Tours in Manchou, northeast of Jialeshui. 100 more words

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Real China: Our Review of the Yunnan Province

Beijing. Shanghai. Hong Kong. These are the cities that come to mind when many people think of China or envision a trip to the world’s most populated country. 1,172 more words

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Gobi March 2015: Running through the Desert

As many of you know, last week I ran in the Gobi March, a 250 km (155-mile) self-supported stage race across the Gobi Desert. The race (six stages taking place over seven days) consisted of nearly 200 competitors from 40 different countries, including several people who had placed highly in other stage-racing events. 1,443 more words