Category Archives: Brandon’s China blog

China Day 15

  Early early morning today to catch a flight to Tiayuan. Three hour bus ride followed by a two hour flight.  The air quality was… Brown.  Though I could see the blue skies for the first time in a long time, the actual quality of air was poor, and my allergies were killing me.  I have never…

China Day 14

  We have done quite a bit of back and forth traveling on this trip.  Hangzhou is south of Shanghai, getting towards the coast, and therefore it was a bit easier to breathe.  The hotel was nice, the lobby was incredible, and had wifi, so I finally was able to catch up on some work….

China day 13

  What a long long day it was.  We had a 6 am call to go to a train station to go up north to Jinan.  The train was divided up into rooms in each car, so we all went from room to room and hung out for the duration of the ride.  Got to the hotel…

China day 12

  The town of WuHu was an interesting place to spend new years day.  The whole city was under construction basically, so we didn’t have much sightseeing to do.  The hotel again was breathtaking, they are really doing a great job of putting us up in hotels on this tour overall. The gig was at…

China day 11

  Arriving in Nanjing, I’m realizing how much I like the coastal areas of china. This town was not a coastal one but still fairly close. The tour company was nice enough to get us in a preferred customer room in the Westin for NYE, and it was probably the nicest room that I’ve stayed…