China

Travel | Chinese cooking class in Yangshuo

11th March 2015

Whilst staying in a town called Yangshuo in the south of China we decided to spend one of our last days rustling up some delicious Chinese dishes on a Chinese cooking class. There were only a small group of 6 of us including two fellow Brits and a Spanish couple. We were firstly taken to […]

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Travel | Giant Panda Sanctuary in Chengdu, China

8th March 2015

I have been looking forward to posting about this for weeks!! Because of China’s ‘Great Fire Wall’ I hadn’t been able to get on to any social media or here for the entire 3 weeks we travelled there. In some ways it was a nice escape from my phone and laptop but it was also […]

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Travel | Summer Palace, Beijing

4th March 2015

Another must see site in Beijing is the Summer Palace. Often overlooked in tourist brochures this beautiful palace and it’s grounds are home to fantastic traditional Chinese architecture and breathtaking views. If you’re looking for something typically Chinese this is the place to go! Full to the brim of temples, gardens, pavilions, lakes, bridges, gate-towers […]

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Travel | The Great Wall of China

1st March 2015

Our first stop on our China travels was the capital city of Beijing. The city itself was a little underwhelming. There is almost a constant smog lying over the city and it’s not surprising with the amount of people that live there. With a country of over 1 billion it’s understandable that the major cities […]

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