Category Archives: China

The wedding of Xiaoyu Lynn Wang and Christopher Mockford at Xinfa Village

A wonderful wedding ceremony for Xiaoyu “Lynn” Wang and Christopher Mockford was held at Xinfa Village in Jilin Province, China on August 16, 2014.

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Confucius Birthday, Shandong and Weifang International Kite Festival 1987

September 28 is Confucius Birthday! As we prepared to join friends for a celebration dinner of Shandong cuisine I have memories of visiting Qufu in Shandong Province 25 years ago after a fantastic adventure to Beijing, the Great Wall of … Continue reading

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Research Visit in 2010 to General Chennault’s Command Post Cave at Old Yang Tang Airfield Guilin China

In the fall of 2010 when I was working in China for six weeks I was able to visit Guilin and tour the old Yang Tang Airfield site where the Flying Tigers were based in the 1940s. My contact at the Guilin … Continue reading

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China adventures 2010

This is a reposting of a lost WordPress blog that I tried to upload while I was living for six weeks in China in October-November 2010. I went to China on a global exchange program sponsored by my company  Wacom Technology Corp. and I … Continue reading

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Shanghai World Expo

A year ago I visited the Shanghai World Expo and I enjoyed viewing the Chilean pavilion. Because of some limitations in China to accessing web sites such as Facebook, Twitter, some blogging sites etc. I posted some trip reports to Yammer an enterprise social network … Continue reading

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Mockford China Adventures November 2010

Back home after six weeks in China. Not able to blog while traveling but will try to catch up now. Jim spent six weeks in China on a global exchange program for his company Wacom Technology and went to Beijing … Continue reading

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Lan Su Chinese Garden

Preparing for a visit to Wacom China Corp. #2 (Chinese culture in the USA) Portland’s Lan Su Chinese Garden is a great place to see a bit of China in the USA. It is said to be the most authentic … Continue reading

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