Category Archives: China

From mystical Tibet to cosmopolitan Guangdong


This is my final instalment of blog posts on China. After leaving the sublime Tiger Leaping Gorge in Yunnan Province I had one more ‘side trip’ before getting to Guangzhou from where I continued my work. And what a side … Continue reading

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Peak to peak via Fuzhou and Kunming


Welcome to the third instalment of my recent trip to China. My journey began in Shanghai, after which I visited the cities of Suzhou, Nanjing and Hangzhou. Moving on from Hangzhou I gave myself a couple of days rest – … Continue reading

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A high speed train trip through Suzhou, Nanjing and Hangzhou


When I posted my previous blog about Shanghai the Chinese premier Xi Jinping was in the middle of a visit to the USA. With this, my second instalment of blogs about China, he has recently just left the shores of … Continue reading

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Shanghai – China’s vertical city


As you may have gathered from the last post on this blog I have been in China and unable to access the WordPress website which hosts the blog. For the past month I have been without Google (and more importantly … Continue reading

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Blocked in China!


Wanderingmark is in China at the moment where WordPress is blocked but he’ll be posting about his travels on his return!

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Guest blog: Made in smog?


In the second of her blogs on China my colleague Eleanor shares her experience of the country’s infamous pollution.  Read on to see if it is as bad as they say! Best regards, Mark. In recent times, China’s pollution levels have become … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Rubble today, road tomorrow – a country growing before your eyes


The fast pace at which China is developing certainly makes gathering prices there an interesting experience as my fellow International Data Researcher, Eleanor, found out on a recent trip.  As for me, I’ll be blogging again soon on both Albania and Burundi. … Continue reading

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