Hong Kong to Shiyan... July 27th 2009 Having left Causeway bay and my lovely little flat, the adventure began....
Once in Shenzhen it was a little tricky finding the bus station, and my brother and I weren't entirely convinced that we were in the right place, but thankfully we were. The bus was quite comfortable which was a relief because we were going to be on board for ten hours. It left at 19.30 and was three beds wide, wit ... read more
Asia » China 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
I moved to Hong Kong in August 2007 with the intention of staying for 9 months...until I left eight and a half years later....I finally made a move from HK and spent 2016 in Sydney, Australia. 2017 has included Thailand, Philippines, Hong Kong, Peru, Ireland and Sweden.
My favourite adventure: I went travelling in Asia and Europe for six months, taking the Trans-Siberian railway back to England. We managed to get from Thailand to London with no airplanes!
I'm a keen photographer and writer & I hope you enjoy my blogs.
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