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Aug 15, 2006 - Train to Nanjing

Train to Nanjing - 2 hours. Trip was fine, fairly comfortable. I sat with a young lady who was going to the mountains to teach English to "seniors". Tough trek through the train station with all our luggage - up and down long flights of stairs. We were glad to see our hotel - the Hongqiao, ate our picnic lunch and off to sightsee. 6 million people in Nanjing; it's the capital of the South of China. First to China's largest bridge which spans the Yangtse River. FYI: longest rivers - 1)Nile, 2)Amazon, 3)Yangtse, 4)Mississippi, 5)Yellow River...

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