Welcome to Yakistan! September 4th 2009 We raised our newly purchased Tibetan Prayer Flags and declared the lands around the Sichuan-Tibetan Highway as the new province of Yakistan. The lands of a thousand Yaks. Lands of nomads, monks and strange Tibetan customs. A place that would become our most memorable journey through China.
Imagine giving a 6 year old a pack of crayolas and asking him to draw and colour in rolling green hills, ... read more
Asia » China » Sichuan » Litang 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
Observing awkwardness in foreign lands.....
After years of saving, I'm finally on my 8 month world adventure.
From Delhi to Dortmund!
Beginning in Delhi, India I plan to make it through Asia and Europe to celebrate Christmas with Sarah in Dortmund, Germany!
So what's my general plan? India, Nepal, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, China, Mongolia, Russia, Finland, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Germany. And fingers crossed for Japan, the Ukraine, Iceland, Czech Republic and Morocco!
WHERE AM I NOW? HOME!!!
So I realize I have not ... full info