China Day 20

  I’ve finally hit the point where I have waited too long to write down what I thought about this day, because some things are already a bit foggy.  That’s how it goes, I guess. We landed in the city in mid afternoon, and had a bit of downtime before the gig.  We stayed at…

China Day 19

  This day was one of the high points of the tour for feeling like a rock star.  We have met some important government officials on this trip, and had some video and photo taken, but today was off the charts.  We were greeted with video cameras and photos getting off the plane in ChangChun,…

China Day 17&18

  Dalian is a coastal town, and voted one of the three best tourist towns in China in 2010.  This, in combination with the fact that I love coastal towns, as previously mentioned, was a good combination for a great stay.  We were in this town two nights, which was good because there was plenty…

China Day 16

  What an intense day it was.  Upon getting to the airport and checking in, we were called back to the desk because the plane we were taking was too small to fit all of our luggage.  Mine was one that was left behind and sent to the next town.  Kind of frustrating, but I…

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…