Day: February 23, 2016

Caribbean Islands | Cuba – Christmas in Cuba

It had felt like 80 degrees F or so for days. I made Yorkshire pudding. There was a lopped-off side of a bush sitting in the living room decorated with a few shiny balls. ?Feliz Navidad! It was Christmas in …

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Asia | China | Shaanxi and Henan Provinces | Luoyang – On a train

After lunch in the aforementioned western restaurant, we were ready to brave another Chinese train, but this time we’d managed to get hard sleeper tickets. What a difference a carriage makes! So much for a classless society! Overcrowding in the …

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