•  July 7

I take many things for granted about living in the United States.  Surely, only a small percentage of these subtle perks actually surfaced during...

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再见 (zài jiàn) China!

 •  May 26

The first time Cliff and I were fortunate enough to visit China was in October 2001. We were traveling with 18 other families from the USA to go and...

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Oriental Pearl Tower

 •  May 25

Someone could categorize Shanghai as just another big city with a big population, tall buildings and pollution. Yes, it has all those things, but...

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fashon day in shanghi

 •  May 24

At fashon day we got to see  lot of clothes. Tuckie  got shorts. I got a  shirt with a hawburger on it. OttO got shorts too. Yve  got  ajacket....

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 •  May 23

A Chinese restaurant chain has consumed our diet in Beijing and Shanghai. I know the first thing your probably thinking – wow, the Sharples have did...

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China’s Wall of Greatness

 •  May 22

According to Wikipedia, there are seven wonders in this world. I’m not sure who possesses the authority to stake that claim, but there it stands...

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Tour Of The Great Wall Box House

 •  May 22

We stayed at the Great wall Box House for 5 nights in the picturesque village of Gubeikou.  Most people stay for 1 night as a side trip from...

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easter at the grete wall

 •  May 21

We went to the grete wall and spent our ester there. The grete wall is cool and so high up. We wer werryed that the ester bunnny condentd come so we...

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Twelve Cats

 •  May 20

We stayd at the box house at the great wall. There were twlve cats. It is good thlng daddy wasn’t there because he would start sneezing. But the...

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Tiananmen Square

 •  May 19

I feel as though I have always more or less known about what happened at Tiananmen Square. Although, I do not recall when I first learned of the...

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