Chengdu = PANDAS and Not Much Else September 3rd 2009 Well, what can we say about Chengdu? Not much really, we arrived at our hostel Sims Cozy Hostel 80yn for a double shared bathroom, not much to say about this hostel apart from the good food and DVD players in your room, so you can have a good old DVD session. Once settled in and showered we then spent all day trying to sort out our onward trip to Tibet but that’s another story to be put in ano ... read more
Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more
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For those who don't know (surely there isn't a living soul who doesn't know???) the aim of our trip is to get to Australia without getting on a plane, after extensive research we reckon this probably isn't going to happen once we get to Indonesia, but we will try our hardest to achieve this goal and will definately go the furthest we can go by train/boat/bus/bike... full info