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Shanghai, China

Day 43 – Sunday, February 26, 2017 Due to some computer problems, it is doubtful if I will be posting again until we return home in a few days. In the meantime, I will share with you this one photo. … Continue reading

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Beijing, China Day 2

Day 40 – Thursday February 23, 2017 Beijing is the capital of the most populous country in the world, the People’s Republic of China. With a population of 21.5 million people (2013), it is the nation’s second-largest city after Shanghai. … Continue reading

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Beijing China

Day 39 – Wednesday February 22, 2017 As previously posted, we arrived in Xinyang port last night but were unable to leave the ship until cleared by immigration officials this morning. It started snowing early yesterday evening and continued into … Continue reading

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Xingang, People’s Republic of China

Day 38 – Tuesday February 21, 2017 Well… here we are in Zingang, the port city for Beijing. We arrived a day early, really half a day early (since we missed Jeju). We docked approximately 7:00 PM but we have … Continue reading

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Incheon, South Korea

Day 35 & 36 – Saturday & Sunday February 18 & 19, 2017 We learned at dinner on Friday that our stop at Jeju City had been cancelled. This cancellation was unlike the cancellation of the port of Saipan. In … Continue reading

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Nagasaki

Day 33 – Thursday February 16, 2017 Nagasaki is the capital and the largest city of Nagasaki Prefecture on the island of Kyushu in Japan. It became a center of Portuguese and Dutch influence in the 16th through 19th centuries, … Continue reading

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Kagoshima

Day 32 – Wednesday, February 15, 2017 After a day at sea traveling from Kyoto (and celebrating Valentine’s Day aboard ship), we arrived in Kagoshima. Kagoshima is the capital city of Kagoshima Prefecture at the south-western tip of the island … Continue reading

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