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Tainmuhu Bamboo Sea

Tianmuhu Bamboo Sea

It is often said that Zhuhai should never be confused with Zhuhai, and that pinyin is a lousy replacement for fully-fledged Chinese...

Nepal; Trekking through Cloud Nine

I began my trek in Nepal at a height of 1070m. Where I come from, in Scotland, we’re very proud of our...
Yangzhou Slender West Lake

Yangzhou 24; Slender by Name, Slender by Nature

Over in Zhejiang province, West Lake is synonymous with Hangzhou. Slender West Lake, on the other hand, is an entirely different kettle...
wooed by wuyishan

Wooed by Wuyishan

Confucius may be China’s best known scholar, especially on a global level, but he was not her most influential. That is a...
Hong Kong Walled City

City of Darkness Now Smiling Bright as Little Thailand

It was known as the Hong Kong Walled City, or The City of Darkness. Infamous for its 30 years of ungoverned vice and much...

A Huangshan Road Trip

The word “Taiping” is virtually a cliché. As a place name, this is the local equivalent of Springfield in the USA; no less than...

Dali; Cool Kid of China

“How much is this?” I asked the shop keeper, holding a handmade leather bag. It smelled raw and felt smooth, styled rustically. It brought...
Puerto Galera the Philippines

Puerto Galera; off the Philippines’ Beaten Paths

The crowds may flock to Cebu, but amid this tropical yet contradictory Asian paradise that comprises over 7,000 islands, much more is to be...
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