Category Archives: China

Touchdown at Kiwi territory

Via Bangkok and Hong Kong, we left Asia. We were amazingly looking forward to New Zealand. On the third of January of this fresh new year, we touched Aotearoa’s grounds for the first time in our lives. Great ! Michiel’s … Continue reading

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Smiling Vietnam

As we could not satisfy our joy in China for several reasons, we left the Yunnan Valley earlier than planned. We found Chinese people often very rude, brutal, and not really welcoming. We had great tearful difficulties at the train … Continue reading

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Shangri La

Once upon a time, a Chinese student named Gaohan came all the way to the Netherlands to do some science with Michiel. Three years later, he and his girlfriend, Sunhuan,  flew entirely from Shanghai to Kunming to meet again and guide us … Continue reading

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Blog blocked by censorship

Yes, it’s terrible. Our blog was temporary blocked when we were wandering around in the People’s Republic of China. We asked ourselves to which People this republic belongs !? Anyhow, never mind, enough political statement here (just google ‘Golden Shield … Continue reading

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Four weeks to go

Four weeks left to go or should we say four weeks left to stay ? Well, in our case it would be more four weeks to prepare drastically, aaahh. No actually, it’s not that bad, we did a lot the … Continue reading

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