These Thousand Hills

17 09 2016

Well, we are back and running for 2016-2017!

And we (literally) set it off with a bang – with hundreds of fireworks for our friends’ wedding. As a rule, Chinese weddings tend to be loud because people set off a LOT of fireworks (even in the middle of the day).

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The next day, we allĀ “climbed” a mountain (aka rode up an enclosed chair lift and walked around).

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It cleared up on our way down and we were able to seeĀ These Thousand Hills of His creation.





Moon Cakes

28 09 2015
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Moon cakes are very popular around the Mid-Autumn Festival.

Moon cakes are very popular around the Mid-Autumn Festival. Some of them are good, some of them are not, and you never know what you’re going to get. I don’t really trust them after a number of…interesting experiences.