Lesson 9: Leaving an electric blanket on high power overnight can burn your arse! December 2nd 2007 Our flight from Chengdu to Lijiang went very smoothly. We got an English newspaper to read, a meal (nasty dried tofu), water to drink and during Donna's security frisk at the airport she got her bum squeezed and felt by the female security guard! We were wondering where the Chinese were going to get rid of their spit and hocking when on the plane, but we soon realised that the sick bags would be t ... read more
Asia » China » Yunnan » Lijiang 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
We saved for 3 years and then went Hoff to travel the world. Chris Columbus and Magellan eat your heart out...do you reckon other people will have already discovered the places we are going to? You bet!
Neil, originally from Hartlepool, UK and Donna, originally from the Wirral, UK have known each other for 19 years. We bought a house, got cushy jobs in Nottingham and always had a passion to travel and see what more was out there in the big wide world (sounds corny or what?). The opportunity came when we were both made redundant and given nice r... full info