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A lookery at "Jade Dragon Mountain" by Elsa Hart

Jade Dragon Mountain

Elsa Hart

St. Martin’s Press

Minotaur Books

September 1, 2015

336 pages


Elsa Hart’s historical mystery Jade Dragon Mountain takes place in early 18th century Dayan, located in China’s southwest province. 738 more words

Historical Fiction

Beneath Your Feet - The Stone Forest

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Beneath Your Feet.”

These are not my feet, but I did meander/climb around The Stone Forest in Yunnan province a few years ago.

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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

Travel Blog

Forty Days And Forty Nights – Part Nine

The Third Plague Pandemic (1855 to 1959)

This pandemic, masquerading under a rather prosaic name, whilst a slow-burner, lasted over a century and accounted for more than 12 million people in China and India alone. 514 more words


Sheer beauty

Nieco ponad tydzień w Chinach, ale mam już swoją opinię na ich temat – są piękne. I duże. Gros czasu spędzam na przemieszczaniu się. Dwadzieścia trzy godziny w pociągu, dwanaście w autobusie, przynajmniej czterdzieści minut w miejskich środkach lokomocji. 202 more words

Getting to know tie-dyeing

Hi everyone, finally I am back from fieldwork in China and can update my blog from now on.  I still cannot believe wordpress is blocked (like Facebook does) in China! 582 more words

Field Work