Week 12 & 13 - Hello Stupid February 16th 2010 With the year of the tiger well under way in China, I thought it was only fair to finally make the effort to catch up on my blog. To be honest, the past six weeks have been a little too hectic for my liking. With public schools on holiday and classes in my private language school doubled, it meant for six days a week only the activities of teaching and sleeping were enjoyed. On the bright side I w ... read more
Asia » China » Liaoning » Benxi 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
Having spent several years travelling around the world, living in far reaching destinations and sampling differing cultures and lifestyles, I am now planning my next major travel adventure.
Starting on June 25th 2011 my wife and I will walk from Land's End at the south-western tip of England to John O'Groats, located at the north-eastern tip of Scotland. This is a 1200 mile walk and will take approximately three months to complete. This walk will be for charity and we will be raising money for the charity Association for International Cancer Research (AICR) (ht... full info