- ShenzhenAfter another uneventful border crossing I entered china and finally met up with Dad!
Shenzhen is a modern city, and was purposefully created to be a special economic area for factories, export hubs and technological research.
Your phone was most likel Posted by joachim_d in Unemployed and Homeless | Dec 3, 2013
- Irrigation Interesting? Yes!The idea of inspecting an irrigation system might not appeal to all, or even many, but somehow it struck me as a very interesting way to spend my last day in Chengdu. I'm not the only one - on tripadvisor Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Dec 2, 2013
- Mt EverestWe all got up early, 6am for breaky and then left at 7am. It was still pitch black and the stars were amazing. Passport check and then very bumpy road to the pass where we could see the Himalayas.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/497356/225B1A6E221 Posted by CassB in Big Trip Home | Dec 1, 2013
- Old ChengduChengdu has been here a long time, with its history traceable back at least 4,000 years. One reason for its establishment is that the the Chengdu Plain is extremely fertile, so much so that it has been called the Country Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Dec 1, 2013
- Welcome Ceremony for Sports DayHei!
Plutselig var det helg igjen. Jeg har egentlig hatt ambisjoner om å blogge litt oftere, men det har visst ikke blitt. Får se om det blir bedre fra nå av. Kanskje.
På fredag skjedde det noe artig på skolen! Det var Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Dec 1, 2013
- Beijing, "Northern Capital"
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/642578/large_2013_053 Posted by mcsaligmans in The McSaligman Adventures | Dec 1, 2013
- This BlogSo, why the switch from a wordpress blog to travellerspoint one? Wordpress, Facebook and other sites have been blocked by "the great wall of china"
Although we knew that all posts would need to be done by email, we havent Posted by mcsaligmans in The McSaligman Adventures | Nov 30, 2013
- Lost in ChengduSo, Monday I lost the biggest building in the world (by getting off at the wrong metro stop). I topped that on Tuesday by losing an entire motorway/ring-road - by not recognising that the thing I was walking under was Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 28, 2013
- ShegarAnother sleep in which was nice, i think Namlha had to organise some kind of permit for us and couldn't do that till 10am as it was a Sunday. I used this time to do a little yoga and a Posted by CassB in Big Trip Home | Nov 27, 2013
- Shigatse Today we left Lhasa and drove to Yamdrok lake... Stunning. The most amazing blue. We drove up to about 4400m to get our first sight and it just looked so surreal. The mountains behind we snow capped also and it Posted by CassB in Big Trip Home | Nov 26, 2013
- Loving ChengduIt seemed so easy: book in online, get an early drop off at the airport, drop my bags and have a sweet time hanging out airside at the LCCT. Hah! The first two worked out fine, but then I encountered Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 25, 2013
- Xiqiao MountainGod lørdag!
(scroll down for English)
Ukene flyr, og plutselig var det lørdag igjen gitt. I går var jeg og Louisa på kino og så den andre Hunger Games-filmen, Catching Fire. Jeg leste alle tre bøkene da jeg bodde i Praha, og Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Nov 23, 2013
- On the Road to Shangri-La...After getting some needed downtime in Lijiang, we decided to hit the trails again in Yunnan Province. But where to go? Like other travellers before us, we went in search of Shangri-La. We had heard at the local Posted by Scatman in 40 K Miles, 6 Months | Nov 21, 2013
- Shanghai, China (10th - 14th October)Shanghai was a lot more clean and modern than Beijing. I preferred it as a city in general - it seemed like a much nicer place to live - but Beijing's more interesting in terms of historical buildings and a Posted by chantalpatton in Travel Patton | Nov 18, 2013
- Lujiazui Circular Pedestrian Bridge and The Bund===We spent just a little time shopping and sight seeing. The mall was near the Lujiazui Circular Pedestrian Bridge. It's a recently built circle walk near the Expo Buildings (the pink pointy space tower) and the aquarium. The walkway was Posted by Blanchardlawn in Sinoshine | Nov 18, 2013
- The Warriors of Xi'AnAs a quick look back in time, Dave & I took a fast train from Beijing to Xi'an on Halloween, giving just enough time to celebrate the holiday with some photo opps.
On the train ride in we met a new Posted by Equatorials in 40 K Miles, 6 Months | Nov 18, 2013
- China's Answer to Old SacramentoAshley and I spent considerable time in China's version of Old Sacramento. Lijiang has an "old" part of town with cobblestone streets and old timey architecture for its buildings. It seems like it's designed for tourists as masses of Chinese Posted by Scatman in 40 K Miles, 6 Months | Nov 18, 2013
- Just a little note...Hello everyone.
I know its only November but I'm sure most of you have started to think about christmas a little bit by now. I will be in Australia for the christmas period and if anyone wants to send me Posted by HelenHeneghan in Helen goes round the world! | Nov 18, 2013
- Datong 大同28th of October -4th of November
This week the weather was noticeably colder than it has been with everyone getting out the jumpers and coats. Wednesday was our (all but Alek) first test while we have been here, Posted by 丽贝卡RebeccaH in CHINA | Nov 16, 2013
- Beijing in OctoberThis entry is from the beginning of October
Last week we had the week off due to a national holiday called ‘National week’. With the whole week off promising lots of travel time we (the Australian group) headed off in different Posted by 丽贝卡RebeccaH in CHINA | Nov 16, 2013
- My 11th week in Foshan(for English scroll down)
Da er min ellevte uke her i Foshan snart over, og det har vært en kald og regnfull uke. Etter 31 dager og strålende sol forrige lørdag, våknet jeg opp til et skikkelig regnvær på søndagen. Her Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Nov 16, 2013
- More Must-Try Foods from ShanghaiLillian Bakery is known for it's custard tarts. You can find custard tarts all over China, and Lillian's isn't originally a Shanghai bakery, but it is worth the extra stop in the city. The tarts are wonderful. The Posted by Blanchardlawn in Sinoshine | Nov 15, 2013
- Birthday in BeijingHello everyone! I apologize for not posting last weekend. I decided to give myself a break in honor of my twenty-first birthday. I was at least hoping to upload all of my photos from Beijing's 798 Art District last weekend, Posted by ZhuLiangYingbo in ”北京欢迎你!“ -Jackie Chan | Nov 14, 2013
- Updates, updates..Tervitused/Nihao/Hellõu..
So my promise to keep writing about my life in this part of the world hasn't been that successful.. Anyhow.. Been back in Shanghai since mid-August. School started early september and have that from monday to friday. Rest of t Posted by ajshanghai in News from Shanghai | Nov 14, 2013
- Shanghai KoreatownOur next stop in Shanghai was Koreatown. Like any other big city, Koreans have found a spot to call their own. We took the subway in to the Gubei district for some Korean food.
Posted by Blanchardlawn in Sinoshine | Nov 13, 2013