Hunting for Fire-Breathing Dragons December 21st 2010 Another must-see place near Guilin is the Longji Dragon’s Backbone rice terraces. Again, we were taunted with incredible iconic images of blood-red sunrises/sunsets reflecting off the amazing curves of water-filled rice terraces. One of the drawbacks of long-term travel is that you can’t always choose to be everywhere at the best time of year for weather or photography. This also illustrate ... read more
Asia » China » Guangxi » Dazhai 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
Welcome to our travelblog page. We initally called ourselves "AfricaBound" because we spent a year traveling around Africa from August 2007 to August 2008. At that time, little did we even think that we could go on another extended trip. Somehow through much perseverance and determination we were able to save up for yet another extended trip, this time as sort of a honeymoon. Our current itinerary has us traveling from July 2010 until December 2011 through Central Asia, China, New Zealand, Australia and then back up to SE Asia, Nepal, India and then finally Japan.
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