Walking the Plank – Peter 1

Walking the Plank - Peter
8th June 2015:  The intention was to drive the next day to our next destination Sanmenxia some 240 km to the north. The previous day Mike had been doing some research in Lonely Planet and discovered that we would pass Mout Hao. Mount Hao is one of the five sacred mountains of China. It lies ...

Terracotta Army – Peter 1

Terracotta Army - Peter
8th June 2015:  Arriving in Xi’an we met another tour guide that is a friend of Jerry’s that works locally; she is what is referred to as a ‘destination guide’ so works with other tour companies providing expert knowledge to tourists who come to Chengdu. Her English name was Sarah even though she did not ...

Pandas – Peter 1

Pandas - Peter
8th June 2015:  Hi it’s me, Peter again. You haven’t heard from me for a while as I continue to be having computer problems. Six hours with Donovan in Los Angeles on Skype and we have resolved most of the problems except for the start up. Starting up still takes about 45 minutes; but at ...

Grease guns and nuts and bolts – Mike and Barry

7th June 2015: The Grease Gun Story (plus bolts) …. An evolving micro saga – written 6 June 2015… Posted on the 7th. A couple of days into our time in China Barry went looking for a place to get Mollie and Leckie greased up. For the non motoring enthusiasts, older cars need periodic greasing ...
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