We’ve now come to the end of our ‘China Diary’, and I’ll close it by once again singing the praises of our excellent National Escort, Linda Yang. Also worthy of a mention is Tony, the National Escort for the ‘Red Team’, a group of Australians whose tour sort of interweaved with ours. You’ll recognise him in the accompanying pictures, for he was immediately nicknamed ‘Gok Wan’, from a resemblance to that TV personality.
And, here’s a slide show of some of the guides, waiters and ordinary Chinese people we met along the way. As Arnold Schwartzenegger once said …. ‘We’ll be back!!’