Archive for June, 2015

China musings Spring 2015

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

I haven’t been blogging much on recent trips, especially on trips to China, probably because I’ve been going back to places such as Shanghai and Shenzhen where I’ve been so often before. Still, every once in a while something does pop up that I didn’t know about or had never noticed before. For example, a […]

Stratford, Ontario May-June 2015

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Stratford, Ontario has its own Shakespeare Festival, like Stratford, CT and Stratford, England. It’s a very English-y village of 32,000 people – think half-timbered buildings along the river Avon (really) – and the whole town gets into the spirit of things. I’m here early, right at the beginning of the Festival, six weeks earlier than […]