The Great Asian Adventure

a trip by Victoria and Scott
From: September 24th 2012
Until: ongoing


Trip Length: 7 years
Blog Entries: 71
Photos: 3832
Words: 139613

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
September 24th 2012 And so our trip begins . . . Europe » United Kingdom » England » Greater London
September 25th 2012 Konichiwa from Tokyo! Asia » Japan » Tokyo
September 28th 2012 Bizarre, Wonderful, Crazy . . . This is Tokyo pt 2! Asia » Japan » Tokyo
October 1st 2012 Discovering our Zen in captivating Kyoto Asia » Japan » Kyoto
October 5th 2012 A history lesson in Hiroshima Asia » Japan » Hiroshima
October 7th 2012 Osaka in 24 hours - Sayonara Japan! Asia » Japan » Osaka
October 11th 2012 Amazing Hong Kong and Pork Buns . . .That is all! Asia
October 15th 2012 Hiking and Biking and Liking wonderful Yangshuo - Welcome to China Asia » China » Guangxi » Yangshuo
October 17th 2012 Trekking on the Dragon's Backbone Asia » China » Guangxi » Longji Rice Terraces
October 20th 2012 Shanghai Nights Asia » China » Shanghai
October 22nd 2012 We made it - The Great Wall of China! Asia » China » Beijing » Great Wall of China
October 25th 2012 Getting aquainted with bustling Beijing Asia » China » Beijing
October 26th 2012 Is this Mongolia? Siberia? It might as well be! Asia » China » Shanxi » Datong
October 29th 2012 A lovely few days in a traditional time-locked town Asia » China » Shanxi » Pingyao
October 31st 2012 Xi'an and the Terracotta Warriors Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an
November 2nd 2012 Panda Time! Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
November 5th 2012 Giant Buddha's and Misty Mountains - just another day on the road... Asia » China » Sichuan » Emei Shan
November 8th 2012 Conquering Tiger Leaping Gorge and meeting the amazing Naxi people of Lijiang Asia » China » Yunnan » Tiger Leaping Gorge
November 10th 2012 And the moral of the story is . . . Asia » China » Yunnan » Kunming
November 13th 2012 Talk about saving one of the best til last - a great end to our time in China on the Yuanyang rice terraces Asia » China » Yunnan » Yuanyang
November 16th 2012 Good Morning Vietnam! Asia » Vietnam » Northwest » Lao Cai » Sapa
November 17th 2012 We are definately back in South-East Asia . . . and loving it! Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hanoi
November 20th 2012 Boats, Birthdays and Bikes - an amazing few days in Halong Bay and Cat Ba island Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hai Phong » Cat Ba Island
November 23rd 2012 Nature & National Parks in Ninh Binh Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Ninh Binh
November 25th 2012 Worth a stop, whichever 'Hue' you go Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Thua Thien - Huế » Hué
December 1st 2012 A trip to the tailors...and some beaches, bars and restaurants thrown in for good measure! Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast
December 6th 2012 Getting aquainted with the sea in Nha Trang . . . Asia » Vietnam » South Central Coast » Khanh Hoa » Nha Trang
December 8th 2012 Taking it Easy in the Central Highlands... Asia » Vietnam » Central Highlands » Lam Dong » Da Lat
December 13th 2012 Doing what we're good at - being beach bums! Asia » Vietnam » South Central Coast » Binh Thuan » Mui Ne
December 16th 2012 Thanks for the memories Vietnam, we will miss you Asia » Vietnam » Southeast » Ho Chi Minh City
December 23rd 2012 A quick stop in Bangkok and finding Paradise in Koh Chang Asia » Thailand » Eastern Thailand » Koh Chang
December 26th 2012 An alternative tropical Christmas Asia » Thailand » Eastern Thailand » Koh Chang
January 2nd 2013 Koh Phangan - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Pha-Ngan
January 5th 2013 Time for a change of scenery and a bit of culture ... Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Sukhothai
January 9th 2013 The journey North continues to one of our favorite cities Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Chiang Mai
January 13th 2013 A delicious slice of Pai... Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Pai
January 15th 2013 Meandering down the Mekong to a new Country Asia » Laos » West » Pakbeng
January 18th 2013 Eating our way round Luang Prabang Asia » Laos » West » Luang Prabang
January 24th 2013 It was bound to happen sooner or later... Asia » Laos » West » Vang Vieng
January 31st 2013 Back to our favourite place for a relaxing few days Asia » Thailand » Eastern Thailand » Koh Chang
February 1st 2013 Cebu - are we in the Philippines or Latin America? Either way we like it! Asia » Philippines » Cebu » Cebu City
February 5th 2013 Now this is what travelling dreams are made of... Asia » Philippines » Cebu » Malapascua
February 7th 2013 A day of Wildlife, Nature and Adrenaline Asia » Philippines » Bohol
February 11th 2013 If you could describe Paradise, this would be it Asia » Philippines » Siquijor
February 13th 2013 Swimming with Turtles on Apo island...just another normal day! Asia » Philippines » Negros » Dumaguete
February 17th 2013 Would a beach by any other name be so sweet . . . Asia » Philippines » Negros » Sipalay City
February 21st 2013 All good things must come to an end - but Philippines, this isn't our final goodbye Asia » Philippines » Boracay
February 23rd 2013 Living it up in luxury for a special Birthday celebration Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Bangkok
March 4th 2013 The holiday vibe of Koh Tao and more celebrations... Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Tao
March 9th 2013 Not one of the most 'backpacker friendly' Thai islands . . . but we still had fun Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Samui
March 12th 2013 Limestone karsts, long tail boats and getting back to traveller mode Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ao Nang
March 14th 2013 Mixed feelings about Phi Phi the second time around... Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Phi Phi Don
March 18th 2013 Beautiful beaches, friendly people, tasty food and good times - leaving Thailand on a high Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Lanta
March 20th 2013 Our first taste of Malaysia - and it's delicious! Asia » Malaysia » Penang » George Town
March 24th 2013 Hiking in the Highlands Asia » Malaysia » Pahang » Cameron Highlands
March 30th 2013 We have seen a lot of beautiful beaches, but this one was really special... Asia » Malaysia » Terengganu » Perhentian Kecil
April 3rd 2013 A few days in KL - and learning that air con is a must in the city! Asia » Malaysia » Wilayah Persekutuan » Kuala Lumpur
April 6th 2013 Bako National Park - wildlife at it's very best Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Bako National Park
April 9th 2013 Amazing animals and lazy days in Borneo Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Kuching
April 12th 2013 The 8th Wonder of the World... Asia » Philippines » Ifugao » Banaue
April 16th 2013 Caves and Coffins in the Cordillera Asia » Philippines » Sagada
April 17th 2013 A 12 hour thriller in Manila! Asia » Philippines » Manila
April 25th 2013 Island hopping through magical El Nido Asia » Philippines » Palawan » El Nido
May 2nd 2013 Getting ship wrecked in more ways than one on Castaway Coron Asia » Philippines » Palawan » Coron
May 5th 2013 Living the high life...backpacker style Asia » Singapore
May 7th 2013 A surprisingly good start to our last country Asia » Indonesia » Java » Yogyakarta
May 9th 2013 Next up, climbing a volcano... Asia » Indonesia » Java » Mount Bromo
May 10th 2013 Exploring the fabled 'Lonely Mountain' @ Ijen Plateau Asia » Indonesia » Java » Ijen Plateau
May 12th 2013 Surf's Up! Asia » Indonesia » Bali » Legian
May 17th 2013 Time to relax and re-charge in amazing Ubud Asia » Indonesia » Bali » Ubud
May 27th 2013 Ending our days on an idyllic island...we don't want to go home! Asia » Indonesia » Lombok » Gilli Trawangan
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