Archive - Jan 9, 2007

No car bombs beyond this point...



This sign appears outside the compound which houses China's highest leaders.

The things you see...



I am sure I could turn this picture of a shop in Hangzhou into a political statement of some sort!

Muslim noodle shop



The Muslim noodle shops ended up being our favorite places to eat. The average meal there costs 75 cents, but it exceeds in wholesome goodness what it lacks in cost.

Above, the noodle puller works on some cut noodles for Lance's soup. The noodles are not boiled until after the customer orders. Noodle-lovers can tell if they get old noodles, and they don't like it.