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

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

  1. Tim @ tours beijing says:

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

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