Backing onto Fuxing Park – the one where we came across a man meditating whilst lying on a chain – is the former residence of Dr. 585 more words
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In October 1911, a revolution in China overthrew the Qing Dynasty and ended more than two-thousand years of imperial monarchy.
After the revolution, the Republic of China was founded but warlords still controlled much of China. 294 more words
Spent my first morning in Vancouver discovering that my greedy capitalist money grabbing phone provider has locked my iphone, so that it’s impossible to use a Canadian SIM card, and thereby ensuring that I have to bankrupt myself by paying roaming fees. 541 more words