Asia, China

How to get from Hangzhou to Huangshan

This is a really specific blog post and for 99.9% of you, you’ll never ever need to read it. But there are .1% of you out there who really want to visit Mount Huangshan and have no flaming idea how to get there from Hangzhou. Well, amigos, I’ve done it. I’ve come face to face […]

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Asia, China

China’s most beautiful destinations

Wide open spaces, breathtaking mountains and lush, green gardens. These may not be words you immediately associate with China, but it turns out there’s more to this amazing country than just densely populated cities and skyscrapers. Take a trip to some of the places less-frequented by Aussie tourists and you’re likely to find a side […]

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China, What to pack

What to pack for a trip to China

Planning a trip to China but not sure what you need to pack? I’ve put together this guide to help you. Whether you’re visiting Guangzhou, Beijing, Huangshan, Shanghai or beyond, this guide will help you understand what you need to pack and help you be prepared. What to pack  Clothing You’ll need to pack season […]

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China, Tips and Hacks

My 10 favourite photos from China 

China hadn’t been high up on my travel ‘to do’ list, but when ridiculously cheap sale flights to Hong Kong came up, we found ourselves trying to work out where else we should go while we were in that part of the world. It was my dad who convinced us to go to China. He […]

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China, Know Before You Go

21 Things to know before you visit Beijing

If you’re planning your first trip to Beijing and aren’t quite sure what to expect, here are my top tips for the things you really should know before you go! You might also like to read: 6 Extremely helpful tips for planning a trip to China 1. Be prepared when it comes to getting around […]

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