Monthly Archives: October 2007

October 7, 2007 – Description of Dalian

Most people take cabs because they’re so cheap. Somewhat like Manhattan, mostly cabs on the street. Chinese in Dalian appear taller than in other parts of the country. People here are more conservative than in other parts of China. I … Continue reading

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October 5 – 2007 – Arrival in Dalian

Left Los Angeles at 0140 on Thursday, October 4. Arrived in Beijing at 0520 on Friday, October 5. (We crossed the International Dateline, losing a day) Friday, October 5 The Beijing airport is fantastic. I witnessed a shift change among … Continue reading

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