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I McSurrender!

January 30th, 2007 Comments off

Well I have to admit that it’s a lot of shame that I have to admit that I went eat a full meal (and I even supersized it!). I mostly don’t go to McDonald’s because of there policy and the way they treat people, not because I don’t enjoy their food. Let me tell you all it all happend.

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Catching up with travellers

January 28th, 2007 Comments off

Well, we’re (JF & Me) are now and Kunming where I had plan to meet 3 friends I’ve met in Mongolia. Even thaught none of us are actually travelling togeter we were all in the same area at the same time. So I shorten my stay in Guilin & Yangshuo to come meet them here in Kunming.

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Techie’s Heaven

January 27th, 2007 Comments off

Today JF & me went wondering around in Shenzhen and got our self in a little techie’s paradise! We could have created anything we ever dreamed of if we only had the knowledge!

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T’as grossis mon esti!

January 24th, 2007 Comments off

Salut tout le monde!

Je me rend compte que ca fait un bout de temps que je n’ai rien envoye en francais. J’ai commence a ecrire plus de petites histoires, style blog en anglais sur mon site web pour genere plus de traffic. Ce matin, JF et moi, on est arrive a Guilin une ville hyper touristique de la Chine. En debarquant du train et en ce changeant (il fait plus froid ici) on se regardait la bedaine et on commence a se trouver gros! JF m’a lance un amical : T’as grossis mon esti! Vraiment encourageant…

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Xiamen’s night out

January 18th, 2007 Comments off

We spent 4 days in Xiamen witch is now my favorite Chinese city, Ok, I have only been to four so far but still. The only bad thing was the weather. We had grey sky and rain for 2 days.

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Travelling with a friend

January 15th, 2007 Comments off

Since a few days I travel with my friend JF and so far it’s as been quite interesting. First of all we know each other for over 15 years and been studying computer togetter. He works in Shanghai since a year and a half so he’s supposed to know some Chinese. We quickly discover in Hangzhou, the first city on our trip, that his chinese was not so usefull outside of Shanghai.

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Haircut Story

January 13th, 2007 Comments off

After many months of letting my hair grow and looking for a cheap place to cut them I finaly went to a Chinese hairdresser! Who wants to pay 30$ in Japan just to get his hair cut? Well not me when my daily budget is about 25$!!

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Sunrise in Tokyo

January 1st, 2007 Comments off

Hi everybody!

It’s now time for yet another of uncle Mat’s travel story! I’ve been travelling for 4 months and have met many many great people in every country I went to. I was sad to leave Russia and wish my visa would have been longer, 21 days was not enough! I’m currently in Japan and manage to see the sun rising this morning! That was pretty cool, the first sunrise in the country of the rising sun 🙂

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