Travelling in Beijing (A City Guide for 2020)

Travelling in Beijing (A City Guide for 2020)

Travelling in Beijing – An Introduction   Travelling in Beijing? Read on and discover all you need to know about this fascinating city! Beijing is the capital city of the People‚Äôs Republic of China. Formerly known as Peking, it is one of the most...
Best VPN for China (A Guide for 2020)

Best VPN for China (A Guide for 2020)

Best VPN for China Having lived in China for five years, I have needed a VPN to keep in contact with people via social media, read the news back home and do research for this blog. I have used many different VPNs over the years and have finally settled on one which...
Living in China under the Coronavirus

Living in China under the Coronavirus

What its like to experience the coronavirus outbreak in China Want to know what it’s like living in China during the novel corona virus outbreak? Below I will recount my time travelling across the country during Chinese New Year and arriving in my deserted city...
Xining to Lhasa Train (2020 Timetable and Cost)

Xining to Lhasa Train (2020 Timetable and Cost)

About the Xining to Lhasa Train The Qinghai Tibet Railway, also known as the Qinghai Express connects the Chinese city of Xining with Lhasa. The Xining to Lhasa train covers a distance of 1,956km and reaches a giddy height of 5,100 (14,500ft) metres above sea level....
Pictures of Tibet – A Journey in 55 Images

Pictures of Tibet – A Journey in 55 Images

Pictures of Tibet takes you on a journey through this enchanted land through a series of images taken on a recent trip to the “Roof of the World”. Bright blue skies and thin air, towering mountain peaks, turquoise lakes, yaks, monasteries and monks. These...
Hong Kong Itinerary (what to do in 1 to 4 days)

Hong Kong Itinerary (what to do in 1 to 4 days)

The perfect Hong Kong Itinerary for 1 to 4 Days In this Hong Kong itinerary we will discover that there is so much more to this famous city than just skyscrapers, world-class cuisine and shopping. For example, did you know that the territory of Hong Kong is made up of...