Tag: anhui, Ground Travel, Huangshan, Working in China
Taking the train on Friday the 13th
AbandontheCubeMar 13, 2009Like
Today we’re heading to HuangShan, yellow mountain, in Anhui province. This is the most famous of the five sacred mountains of China,...
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AbandontheCubeMar 09, 2009Like
As the trip planning progresses I find myself at the stage of applying for international visas, a process wrought with vagueness and...
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The Problem of the Borders
AbandontheCubeMar 03, 2009Like
In planning the trip from Shanghai to Ashgabat, I’m encountering some chatter online about difficulties previous travelers have faced...
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Shanghai to Ashgabat, the Plan
AbandontheCubeFeb 26, 2009Like
As many of you know, I was laid off from my financial job on New Year’s Eve (classy timing). But this upsetting twist has been an...