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Chaos in China - notes from my paper diary of 1989

CHINA | Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | Views [1571] | Comments [1]

Memories can be disarmingly deceptive. It scarcely seems possible that its been 25 years since I first visited China. Because of the 25th anniversary of Tiannamen, I was asked recently about rarely reported chaos in Chengdu out west and what I knew of ... Read more >

Tags: 1989, chengdu, china, riot


This HAS to be illegal ...

HONG KONG | Monday, 3 Dec 2007 | Views [2745] | Comments [3] | Video

We were just returning home after six exhausting days setting up the World Nomads China office in Shenzhen and were in a taxi on the way to the airport. Look carefully and you can see at least FIVE mobile phones in his cab ... most of ... Read more >

Tags: bizarre, business, china, dangerous, hong kong, humour, mobile phone, nokia, nomads, taxi


"Who was this person? Was it really me?"

CHINA | Thursday, 26 Apr 2001 | Views [1801] | Video

Yes, travel has a way of doing that to you. This superb little travel video describes a journey across China by Christoph Rehage in 2008 and demonstrates quite well that it's still possible to make your own extraordinary adventures these days. ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, china, nomad, travel tale, walk, wandering



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