- I’m ferry bored of this shipToday was the day that we set foot on dry land once again after two days aboard the ghost ship that was the ferry from Japan to China. There are no words to describe how joyous an occasion the Posted by rexontheroad in Rex on the Road | Oct 25, 2012
- Yunnan (云南）So, as I’m about to embark on some more vacations, I better write about the AFS trip to Yunnan before I forget.
Our trip to Yunnan started at 8 am on December 15th. My host family said that Posted by Ida.gocrazy in Wandering, Not lost | Feb 16, 2014
- Some Like It HotpotFeb 6th
The "Women and Songs"-heads having dispersed at some point overnight, I find a blissful silence on waking at 0600. My guide Jack is set to arrive at 0830 for pickup, leaving me to busy myself for a few Posted by Camp-Aztitz in Girls Just Wanna Have Yuan | Feb 12, 2014
- Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio (Suite)Feb 4th-5th
Sinitta's greatest hits strain the limits of both speakers and credibility, blaring from my phone at the chosen 0500, drawing me up from bed in a single spring. Moving with purpose, I put the final touches on packing and Posted by Camp-Aztitz in Girls Just Wanna Have Yuan | Feb 8, 2014
- China City impression nanjing[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/656920/n2.jpg caption=n2 Posted by solomonchina in China impression | Feb 7, 2014
- When Things Don't Go RightHarbin, December 28th 2013
My taxi driver dropped me right in front of Zhaolin Park's gate. Unfortunately, it wasn't the entrance gate. Thus I had to walk half way round the park.
A lo Posted by automidori in Beauty and the Freeze | Feb 6, 2014
- Living in Shanghai - 5 months later - first entry ;)After living in Shanghai, China for 5 months now I have finally decided to do a blog. Many of the other expats I have meet have keep them and I thoroughly enjoyed reading theirs, so I figured it was my Posted by Kayla.dominelli in Year in Shanghai | Feb 6, 2014
- 20 years from now..“Life is short, break the rules, forgive quickly, kiss slowly, love truly, laugh uncontrollably, and never regret anything that made you smile. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the Posted by ajshanghai in News from Shanghai | Feb 4, 2014
- Shentangyu and the Great WallWent on a walk yesterday with a group called Beijing Hikers. It was about 65 km from Beijing, up in the mountains. Weather wasn't too good, very overcast, but it was nice to get out of the city. Posted by jvc in 3 months in China | Feb 1, 2014
- Welcoming the Year of the Horse
This is certainly something to blog home about...
Last night I was curled up on my sofa watching a movie, almost content with the idea of staying in the for the Chinese New Year. My movi Posted by pschief1 in Schiefen@Beijing | Jan 30, 2014
- Jade Dragon Snow Mountain & Tiger Leaping GorgeJade Dragon Snow Mountain
Created by the director of such classics as 'A Woman, a Gun, and a Noodle Shop', and staged right under the spectacular Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Impression Lijiang is an outdoor performance involving over 500 loc Posted by 2 Idiots Abroad in 2 Idiots Abroad | Jan 30, 2014
- Jilin - HarbinWalmart
Today's first excursion was to Walmart – partly to see what this large department store looks like in China, and partly to satisfy Alan's desire for shopping. I stayed in bed as I was feeling still pretty rough this morning Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Jan 24, 2014
I had a really bad night last night, I was awake 51 times having to turn because of a bad back and/or cough. And yes, I did count! With a fever this morning too, the last thing I wanted to Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Jan 23, 2014
- It's 15:13 and I'm Still in my PJsThis school year has been entirely extra-exhausting and, although I bought all my flights and booked my hotels in December, I haven't made many plans. On a positive note, my Sri-Lankan colleague, N, and my new Belgian friend from Posted by Peliroja in Time to Relax! | Jan 22, 2014
- Harbin - JilinCentral Street is known as the Architectural Art Museum of Harbin and runs right outside our hotel, so we were very well situated for a morning stroll today, taking in the façades and ice sculptures, cafés and shops of this Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Jan 22, 2014
- Harbin Day ThreeJewish Synagogue
The New Jewish Synagogue, built in 1921,has been restored and contains an impressive collection detailing the history of Jews in the city which at one point in time numbered 23,000 (including the grandparents of former prime min Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Jan 21, 2014
- Harbin Day TwoSiberian Tiger Park
Built in 1996 to protect the endangered Siberian tiger, the 356-acre park is the largest of its kind. The park is reputed to have around 200 tigers, and everywhere you looked there were tigers. There were also other Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Jan 20, 2014
- Forecast Posted by Blanchardlawn in Sinoshine | Jan 19, 2014
- Harbin Day OneMore typical Chinese logic this morning – go down to ground floor to collect vouchers for breakfast from reception, then back to to 2nd floor by lift only and walk down steps to first floor again.
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- Bristol - Heathrow - Shanghai - HarbinHalf way through the afternoon we were both feeling very restless and decided to drive up to Heathrow earlier than normal. We figured it was better to sit at the airport and people-watch than to be bored at home. As Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Jan 18, 2014
- Tibet: Getting there is half the funLast summer, we fulfilled a long-held ambition to travel to Tibet. In our case, it was third time lucky. We had come close to booking a trip there in 2011, but decided it was too extreme for our first overseas Posted by Chris Parsons in Parsons on Tour | Jan 17, 2014
- JiuzhaigouHvis du tar buss 10 timer nordover fra Chengdu, kommer du til et bittelite sted med et par hus og noen hoteller som ligger rett ved en nasjonalpark som heter Jiuzhaigou. Der var jeg inntil i dag tidlig, helt nordvest Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Jan 17, 2014
- LeshanHei igjen.
Etter at jeg hadde besteget Mount Emei, så tok jeg bussen i 40 minutter til Leshan. Her leverte jeg bagasjen til oppbevaring, og etter å ha lett litt rundt etter minibank som aksepterte utenlandske kort, tok jeg buss nummer Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Jan 16, 2014
- Mount Emei: Part 2 (Norsk lenger nede)
The next morning we woke up at 6 am. As it was freezing cold in the room, my jacket was not at all dry even though I slept with it under my blankets for part of the night. Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Jan 16, 2014
- Mount Emei: Part 1(Norsk lenger nede)
Before I came to the Sichuan province, one thing I had planned was to climp mount Emei, or Emeishan which it’s also called. Mount Emei is one of the Four Sacred Buddhist Mountains of China so many people Posted by martinemaui in Maui's China Adventure | Jan 14, 2014