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Saturday 25 May


Our flight to Shanghai was good, though the food was the worst airplane food we have had in a long time. We got to sit together with our friend Ingrid on our row as well. The Shanghai airport is very … Continue reading

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Wednesday 22 May


Wednesday was travel day. We left our hotel at a decent time in the morning and made our way to the airport. We had some troubles checking in, Kath was able to check herself using the self serve machines however … Continue reading

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Tuesday 21 May 2019


We started our day in Xi’an with a stop at the City Wall. The city wall was built in the Qing Dynasty. We went in through the West Gate which had only one of the 2 watch towers still standing. … Continue reading

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Saturday 18 May


3 hours of sleep is just not enough for Cindy…. Today was race day. We were up, dressed and on a bus by 3.40am this morning as the drive back out to the wall takes at least 2.5hours. I should … Continue reading

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Friday 17 May


We started off the day with a morning 4km jog with some people in our tour group. It was a nice run to stretch out the legs from the day before. The day seemed to be awfully smoggy so we … Continue reading

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