Monthly Archives: January 2019
The Mystery of Ghost Cities Every now and then, the press publishes stories about the “ghost cities” of China. I have been in some of the areas where there are amazing building projects, but the number of residents is very … Continue reading
I’m pleased to have one Shaoxing Hat from the city south of Shanghai, but I’ve found another one. I am sure I didn’t buy two. Where did the second one come from?
Travel Souvenirs I’ve just moved into a new unit north of Brisbane – much smaller than my previous accommodation. It gives me an opportunity to look at some of the many souvenirs I have from my travels. One small item had … Continue reading
Bamboo Fan Let’s Cool it with Bamboo. I am a great Bamboo Fan! These two words are on my business cards because I am an enthusiastic fan of anything made of bamboo. I love it for so many reasons. It … Continue reading