Chinese Funnies & Oddities!

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A handicapped Chinese taxi ... No, no I'm not kidding :-) I wonder where the wheelchair goes? Perhaps the roof?

A local handicapped taxi … No, no I’m not kidding đŸ™‚ I wonder where the wheelchair goes? Perhaps the roof?

For everything else there's MasterCard…This motorcycle might be on its last leg

For everything else there’s MasterCard … This old timer is on its last legs!

First real day of rain trying to get to the hospital in the morning

Making my way to the hospital on the first really rainy morning … đŸ™‚

Looks like a typical vegetable market, but picture taken from inside the car window. This went on for miles

Looks like a typical vegetable market, but picture taken from inside the car window. This went on for miles.

And indoor Chinese playground.... There is an entire quarter-mile floor in a Chinese mall dedicated to Competing playgrounds. It is a kids dream come true… maybe a grown-ups too :-)

And indoor Chinese playground…. There is an entire quarter-mile floor in a local mall dedicated to competing playgrounds. It is a kids dream come true… maybe a grown-ups too đŸ™‚

Chicken feet anybody? Just like you would have macaroni salad at the salad bar at whole foods, chicken feet are on offer at the Chinese supermarket!

Chicken feet anybody? Just like you would have macaroni salad at the salad bar at Whole Foods, there are lots of chicken feet are on offer at this Chinese supermarket!

Chinese fashion at its best in Starbucks :-)

Chinese fashion at its best in Starbucks đŸ™‚

When there are no more parking spaces, the sidewalk works too!

When there are no more parking spaces, the sidewalk works too!

Caregivers: Xiao Lin and Xiao Yin

Caregivers: Xiao Lin and Xiao Yin

Mandatory requirement for the bicycle: Plastic bags on your shoes :-)

Mandatory requirement for the bicycle: Plastic bags on your shoes đŸ™‚

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  1. LOL Ali…these photos are the cats meow! Cassie shared your blog with me and the two of us are in our initial stages of a plan to travel together from NYC this summer (at the same time Dr. Wise Young visits) and I sooo hope to meet you. Your blog is great; you are amazing! My son Tony had a big spill snowboarding in January 2010 and we are so interested in your experience in Kunming…thank you for all your posts! ; ) Cindy

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