Trip

Korea – Day 2

Today we caught a train to the LG-Chem division in Daejeon. Mike and I were staying there overnight so we were carting luggage. The train station was a busy place – business people, regular travelers, Read more…

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Asia

The 38th Parallel

We are off to South Korea today! Direct flight from Zhengzhou to Incheon – the town outside Seoul, SK where the airport is located. Great flight – the food was Korean noodles with spicy bbq Read more…

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Trip

Sias University

It has been a few days since my last report! If you want to teach English overseas, or are a college student and want to study overseas, you should strongly consider Sias University in Zhengzhou (pronounced Read more…

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Trip

Dream of the Song Dynasty

Our last evening in Kaifeng we attended the most amazing performance! Millennial Park is an outdoor cultural amusement park covering many acres. In the mornings there is an opening ceremony and all types of activities Read more…

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Alaska

Morsels

Ok – back to food! Chinese food, as prepared here, is very simple; beautiful presentation. Almost no sauces.  If there is a sauce, it’s very light. Soups are always clear broth based. We had the Read more…

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Trip

Food!

Chinese food in America will never be the same! Mainly because it’s the American version of real Chinese food. Meals here are served with cold dishes first and then warm. There are at least 4 Read more…

By Betty, ago