Tag Archives: Sino-Japanese War 1937-45

Japan must face up to its past history.

As the recent argy-bargy between China and Japan about the ‘ownership’ of the Diaoyu/Senkaku islands has been rumbling along  I have had questions from friends and family about how I think the Chinese feel about the Japanese, and whether the … Continue reading

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Lugouqiao – the Marco Polo Bridge

As it was a public holiday yesterday – Duanwujie aka Dragon Boat Festival – AMM and I decided to pack a picnic and spend the day exploring various places in the South West outskirts of Beijing.   One of the places … Continue reading

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