Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour

Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour

My Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour in January 2020 Introduction to Tibet Everest Base Camp In January 2020 I realized an almost lifelong dream to see Mount Everest. I had booked onto a Tibet Everest base camp tour for Spring Festival (Chinese New Year). Unlike on the...
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....