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A Silk Route Expedition To Remember

Our silk road expedition started with the flying in of participants into the old city of SHANGHAI on the 22nd of April 2017. They came from all parts of the world, echoing the age old tradition of traveling to the farthest Orient.…

To China in the footsteps of Marco Polo

THE SILK ROAD or THE SILK ROUTE, as it is generally known, is an ancient trade route extending from far-eastern China (even Japan) to Central Asian countries, the sub-continent, Africa and onwards to Europe. We all have, in one way or…

Silk Road & Cultural Centers of China

Through this blog, I intend to share my experiences during my visit to China on a postdoctoral fellowship hosted by Peking University, Beijing and awarded to me by Confucius institute, China for six months. The research project is focused…