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Four days in China

Jade master carver showing off his sweet jade ball.

Jade master carver showing off his sweet jade ball.

China is weird. I can’t decide whether it’s a developing country or years ahead of the first world.

My wife and I didn’t spend too much time in China, we only got to visit two cities: Beijing and Shanghai. Both cities are so different that they could be separate nations.

Overall, I didn’t really enjoy China, but I do think that it’s a must-visit place. The nation offers a glimpse of a past history/culture that is incredibly rich, as well as a preview of what the future will look like for human civilization moving forward.

Here are a few highlights from China.

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