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The Former Residence of Dr. Sun Yat-sen

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

The Old French Concession


Hi and welcome back to my Day6 post on my Taiwan holiday!  ( I know this post took a year more but still,.. enjoy! ) 653 more words


If China government isn’t a Monarchy or a Dictatorship, what is it? Part 2 of 4

The Economist implied in the October 23, 2010 issue of the magazine, that China is a monarchy.

However, China is not a monarchy as the Kim Dynasty in North Korea has become or a dictatorship-monarchy as many in the West think. 259 more words


The last days of Sun Yat-sen: Part 3 of 3

Later, it was discovered that the medical report of Sun’s condition was incomplete. Some of the samples and part of the report had been stolen and no one knows why. 343 more words


The last days of Sun Yat-sen: Part 2 of 3

After arriving in Beijing, Sun Yat-sen saw a French doctor who gave him injections to help with his illness.

With his health getting worse, a nurse that worked at a German hospital was sent to his Beijing hotel to care for him. 306 more words


The last days of Sun Yat-sen: Part 1 of 3

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

Chinese History

Dr Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

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