Monthly Archives: October 2014

Jakarta, Indonesia

As promised there was lots of traffic, we took a ships private tour. This time I will just say it did not meet our expectations. To some the day up it was 8 hour very hot van ride with little … Continue reading

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Marina Bay Sands

If you had told me I would return to this lovely hotel and receive a better upgrade then I did in 2013. I would not have believe it. But take and look at the two groups of pictures below. 2013 … Continue reading

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Phu My, Vietnam

Nearing the half way mark of the wonderful 78 day voyage. Our sea days have been delightful with crafter coming to classes and always happy. Our port days have seen us on a pretty steady run. So we decided as … Continue reading

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Hong Kong

Yesterday and today it was all about shopping for us. We took the subway out to Sham Shui Poi station, where we bought beads and cording for suture crafts. Today was the Temple Street Market and the Ladies Market. We … Continue reading

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Shanghai Day 2

Would not have believed it could happen but today was every bit as lovely as yesterday. Different sure but beautiful. Started the morning off with a Bullet Train ride. This train got up to a speed 297 km (184.5 mph). … Continue reading

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Shanghai Day 1

Wow what a day, two Water Towns (two boat rides), the old city gates, lunch and a temple. Here are the pictures

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Qingdao

Arrived on time and our guide and driver were ready and we were off. First stop a Tao Temple. Then lunch, fallowed by a city view stop and a drive by the old pier. The Pictures

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