Category Archives: China

Back to the Wall (The Great One)

This gallery contains 30 photos.

This time, not sick, and not on horseback, I decided to go on the Crew Tour to the Wall, for lack of anything better to do. Lucky I did, because Sherwin surprised me, and went on the tour as well. … Continue reading

Gallery | 6 Comments

China Haze

This is just a footnote on the pollution haze in China – you can see it clearly (hah) from the ship. This is in Dalian, China

Posted in Asia, China | 1 Comment

Friends and Late Night Shopping in Shanghai

This gallery contains 20 photos.

My friend Liz, who used to be a dancer on the ship, came and had dinner with me onboard the ship in Shanghai. She has a blog but has to post it by some tricky method as blogger is blocked … Continue reading

Gallery | 2 Comments

A Bike Ride to the Bund in Hazy Shanghai

This gallery contains 18 photos.

The ship was docked in the HuangPu river – right near the Bund in Shanghai. From here you can see old Shanghai, And new I dared take my bike to the Bund to look for a geocache there. I say … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

One More Hong Kong

This gallery contains 20 photos.

A morning with nothing to do took me through the shopping mall along the waterfront in search of some geocaches. I like this juice bar and by the way they offer free internet! I had a ginger smoothie. My walk … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

A Belated Birthday

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Part of the reason for the expensive Crab feast was that is was Sherwin’s birthday – a celebration that seemed to go on for weeks. We had a cabin party – in which the whole band showed up 11pm as … Continue reading

Gallery | 3 Comments

Fancy Food in Hong Kong

This gallery contains 15 photos.

A well-deserved night out in Hong Kong. What a photo! But first we had to find our way out of the shopping mall. They had actually planted Japanese cherry trees in the middle of the mall! Must be a seasonal … Continue reading

Gallery | 2 Comments

Finally, in Hong Kong

This gallery contains 28 photos.

It probably seems like months to the remaining folks who read this blog, but about 10 days from Honolulu we did reach Hong Kong. The mistiness, er, pollution, of China was a welcome sight. In addition to the air, my … Continue reading

Gallery | 4 Comments

>The Hippy Island

>The following pictures are from Hong Kong, although you just might not recognize it from these pictures. Steph took me to Lama island, a short ferry ride from the ship. This is the hippy island with a beach and a … Continue reading

Posted in Asia, China | 2 Comments

>I’ll take two, please


Posted in Asia, China | 3 Comments