Lots of fireworks going off all around our building and the area as the citizens of Hangzhou continue to celebrate the Chinese New Year. We are settling into our apartment and taking small excursions, and planning to do more. So far, we have been to a market (an adventure in itself), a grocery store, a street market, and–of all places–a Chinese take-out restaurant! Do you believe it! Right here in China. It is Saturday night here but Saturday morning in Minneapolis-St. Paul. Have a good day. Come back tonight for another visit–I’ll have a roundup for you to read of our experiences so far.
Joseph Koppi is a travel writer with over 40 years of writing and communications experience in both the media and corporate arenas. He currently treks the world, writing about his adventures in foreign lands and with the amazing people he encounters. Read More