Shangri-la and rained out Tiger Leaping Gorge July 13th 2010 TIGER LEAPING GORGE
13/7/10: After a really noisy night it was definitely time to leave for the Tiger Leaping Gorge. We left our hotel at 8:00am and caught the no1 local bus to the main station. We paid 45yuan for the both of us; it was a 2 hour ride to Qiaotou. We had no clue where to go so we had fried noodles in a local restaurant and thought about it for awhile. We manage to find a room for 5 ... read more
Asia » China » Shaanxi 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 have been dreaming of traveling the world for some time now and we are finally taking the plunge and not letting work or other commitments get in the way.
My wife and I have been together for almost 17years meeting when she was only 16 and I 18years old. We were sick of people saying they were going to do this and that but never actually take the steps to for fill there dreams. One thing I have learned from others is to travel before you start a family so that is what we are doing. Deciding to leave children till later on we are now in a rush to carryout our dream before the clock stops tic... full info