Tag Archives: China
Ghost Cities where no one lives. It is spooky and amazing to see them. Continue reading
China is very much popular in the media at the moment – as much for the political issues, as its 70 year celebrations and the issues with the USA.
Thirty years ago, a student protest in Beijing resulted in a massacre, which has been kept secret for 30 years.
Unexpected Visitor How can you plan for that? But it does happen to me! I do tend to get surprises as my friends from China plan to stay with me! Without warning! I decided last week to change the furniture … Continue reading
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
UBC – Day 27 Exercise for Seniors I know that to improve our health we must exercise more. However, I am disappointed at the offering for ageing people. Let me explain. I am what is often referred to as a … Continue reading
UBC Day – 15 I love most Chinese culture – especially dancing and so wanted to see Shen Yun. My friends and family know that I taught in China for just under two years, some time ago. I found it … Continue reading
Gardenia Fragrance A little white flower, which in the evening sends out a beautiful fragrance – the Gardenia. I do like these flowers, though sadly they don’t last long. However, if the bush has plenty of flowers – the nightly … Continue reading