Beauty in the Sky August 12th 2010 A place of true beauty
Lake Namtso is a truly impressive sight, one that is well worth the trip if you have a day to spare. It was a four-hour drive from Lhasa, winding through mountains and countryside, dotted with yaks, cows and goats and the odd lonely looking soul. Throughout the journey, the landscape impressed and the scenery was dramatic. Just to add to the beauty, Tibet had once again s ... read more
Asia » China » Tibet » Namtso 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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