(Ed. note: This week’s Jiaxing Express is a Guest Post by Martin and Lynne, who are visiting us as part of their Grand Tour of China.) (Ed. note: Last June we ran Contest #2 for travel stories. The original winner has not yet given any indication of their desire to collect their prize so weContinue reading “Our Grand Tour of China”
(Ed. note: It has come to our attention that with the somewhat sporadic postings lately, some of you thought we might have been on the missing Malaysian Airlines plane. Fear not, we are still here. We assume there is wide spread Chinese media coverage, but not reading or understanding much Chinese, we don’t know forContinue reading “Tales to Amaze and Delight You…Well, Entertain You Anyway”
Well, we have spent a couple of days in Shanghai. Terry had her 5 year medical thingy to deal with. While we were there we experienced our usual TIC moments. These are in no particular order. 1. We are in the doctor’s office today, which is quite the place. The “practice” has four or fiveContinue reading ““You are beautiful, I love you”, “You are so thin””
Apparently I have caused mucho confusion. The “Rolling Stones in Shanghai Update #2” was just a one liner saying that the “The Rolling Stones in Shanghai” post had been reposted after Terry added her comments. There is no real “Rolling Stones in Shanghai Update #2” which a few of you have commented on that youContinue reading “Sorry Folks”
Review is now posted. Click on Rolling Stones in Shanghai in the right hand column.
(Ed. note: In the midst of the unpacking of the wine last week, I got a text from Shelley asking if it had been delivered. I told her yes and to look for the blog that afternoon. Later I got this email from her: “Earlier today when I received the confirmation from you that youContinue reading “Rolling Stones in Shanghai”
We have spoken whoops, written before about wine in China. The yellow wine (which is really more gasoline coloured , and flavoured, than yellow) is not at all to our liking and baiju – well, enough said about the 53% stuff. Initially, we discovered that Walmart, although they do sell wine, is almost exclusively GreatContinue reading “Wine(ing) in China”
Here it is a rather blah Sunday (Terry’s note: this might have something to do with Geoff’s state of health after entertaining last night. It was actually a beautiful sunny day in Jiaxing) in the thriving (?) metropolis of Jiaxing. As usual, we had morning coffee at Starbucks and then went to Metro to doContinue reading “Random Musings (and Photos) by Terry and Geoff”