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Nov 3, 2004 - Yangtze River

Hi all, Jay and I are on a cruise ship on the Yangtze river. We went through the first of the three gorges this morning. It's great to see the countryside after being in such big cities. People still live a very traditional life here. We've seen several junks (the old fashioned sail boats and fishing boats that you've seen in movies). It's super foggy here and apparently it is most of the time. Last night as we arrived onto the boat we were greeted by a three piece band - a bass drum, a trumpet and cymbals. I was able to laugh even though I...

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Oct 20, 2004 - Yichang - Wuhan

Le passage des ecluses a dure jusqu'a minuit et demi. Je me couche, je dors et a 3h, j'entends du raffut a travers mes boules quies. Chaque fois que le ferry arrive quelque part, jour ou nuit, non seulement il s'annonce a l'exterieur avec ses cornes de brumes mais aussi a l'interieur avec une sonnerie a reveiller les morts. Je voulais donc quand meme dormir jusqu'a 6h mais comme j'avais deja paye le bus jusqu'a Wuhan quand j'ai reserve le ferry, y'a un type qui est veny tambouriner a ma porte jusqu'a ce que je me leve... Il m'a montre un...

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