This is for my Weekly Travel Update. You can follow along in the Michael’s Travels category. If you haven’t noticed already, I like talking about my encounters with people. To me, the socializing aspect of travel is important.
The Chinese people have been some of the friendliest people I have ever encountered in my travels. Surprised? How is it possible when they’re pushing and shoving at the train station? When they seem to try to rip you off on souvenirs? When you can’t seem to get a taxi to pick you up? And when they call you fat?