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Unconventional China

My chop sticks slipped sending the beef strip back into the depths of the simmering hot pot. A slick of chilli oil coated the surface of the pot, reminding one how hot Chinese cuisine can be. 771 more words


Guilin: Yangshuo West Street

West Street, the oldest street in Yangshuo, is the thumping heart of this otherwise quiet little town.


Last 5 for the Next 5

I’ve been playing a thought game a lot recently. Say five years from now, I get overwhelmingly emersed in work, or family, or just life in general, and I never leave the USA again. 533 more words


Arriving at Jingjiang Prince's Palace

The following day we took a taxi to the Jingjiang Prince’s Palace.

This post is an extract of my mother’s travel journal written during a tour of China in 2013. 271 more words


Guilin: Yulong River Bamboo Rafting

We spent the Raya long weekend in Guilin — a place that all of the 1.3 billion Chinese people know simply as “the most beautiful place under heaven”. 96 more words


Beautiful Landscape Capture from China

Yangshuo is a popular tourist city near Guilin, Guangxi and is the featured image above.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin'

Summer Lovin’:
One of my greatest summer love affairs: exploring and relaxing in a different country. Here I’m on a bamboo raft ride on the Yulong River in China.