Horsetrekking along a mountain cliff February 5th 2010 This is an old entry I forgot to publish, it follows my visit to Jiuzhaiguo National Park in Sichuan.
It was an early start that day which involved jogging on the spot outside the reception in the dark and cold for some time. The 24 hour reception service they advertise seemingly only operates when there is something good on TV. Eventually I checked out, and Sam and I rushed off to the bus stop f ... read more
Asia » China » Sichuan » Songpan 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
Well this is it. Armed with a rucksack and a very vague plan, I'm ready to get lost
This blog is intended to prove I'm still alive to those who are quizzical.
Although it may go through periods of inactivity, the internet being as illusive as clean water in many places.
(and me being distracted..)
Underneath is a map I'll update periodically as I move around
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