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July 29, 2017

Binhai Break

The vast, designated tourist area, is a collection of attractions themed around local history and myths. Its development has slowed and is decaying faster than new attractions are completed.
July 15, 2017

Green and Red

The Chinese attitude to the environment is shaped by their history of hunger, their love of order and external appearance.
June 28, 2017

First signs of summer

Irrational fears and prejudice
June 11, 2017

Jing Jin Derby

The first local Derby played with rival supporters present, following riots 8 years ago.
May 13, 2017

Weifang Kite Festival

Kites invented in China are still popular. The ancient construction methods and designs still survive along with more modern materials and constructions.
May 13, 2017

Disabled in Beijing

Moving around the crowded city of Beijing is tough. What's it like for the old and less able.
May 13, 2017

Weifang Kite Festival

Kites invented in China are still popular. The ancient construction methods and designs still survive along with more modern materials and constructions.
April 29, 2017

The Northern Canal

A 2 day cycle trip along the Northern section of the Grand Canal.
April 29, 2017

The Northern Canal

A 2 day cycle trip along the Northern section of the Grand Canal.
April 7, 2017

Salterns of Jin

Tianjin was once famous for salt and fish, now both traditional industries and ways of life are declining.
March 18, 2017

The flames of health

and philosophy based on an alternative way of how the world works. Mostly unregulated. Here is a strange idea.
February 25, 2017

Changping ridgeway

An exploration of the ridge of steep hills that rise from the edge of the city.
February 18, 2017

Fairground attraction

I could see the fairground from high up from a nearby peak. Even from the distance it looked abandoned.
January 28, 2017

Sense and Sentanceability

A fashion of the written word on clothing, in a foreign language. Who knows what it means?
ROBERT PRINT