Trip Down Memory Lane….Some Old Photos from China (Beijing and Shanghai)

This weekend I went through some old photos and decided to scan some of the photographs taken in 1988 and 1989 in Beijing and mostly Shanghai (I left Beijing in the summer of 1988 and moved to Shanghai).

A replica of Empress Dowager CiXi's stone ship
A replica of Empress Dowager CiXi's stone ship
It looks so empty.... Today (in 2011) the place is overcrowded and tough to visit
It looks so empty.... Today (in 2011) the place is overcrowded and tough to visit
some where in rural summer China -- 1988
some where in rural summer China -- 1988
Another photo from the Forbiden City, Beijing, Spring 1988
Another photo from the Forbiden City, Beijing, Spring 1988
This is from the time when you could still bike all the way to the entrance of the Forbidden City
This is from the time when you could still bike all the way to the entrance of teh Forbidden City

One thought on “Trip Down Memory Lane….Some Old Photos from China (Beijing and Shanghai)”

  1. Great write up. It is indeed the chance encounters with friends that can be really enjoyable.

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