Month: December 2015

Rock Climber on a Chinese Karst Mountain

Climbing China’s Breathtaking Karst

Climbing China’s Karst Peaks Climbing in China is simply incredible. In Guilin and Zhangjiajie razor sharp peaks jet out of the landscape like needles, however you don’t need to be a top rock climber to take on some of the climbs in Guilin and Yangshuo. Guilin Climbing has routes […]

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Hong Kong to Shenzhen North Railway Station Guide

Hong Kong to Shenzhen North Station

Hong Kong to Shenzhen North Station by subway is not too difficult if you leave plenty of time and read these tips. Hong Kong has two subway stations that offer border crossings into Shenzhen, China. I’ve crossed into China at the LoWu crossing hundreds of times on business, […]

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Best day to book a flight table

Best day to book flights? Not Friday!

What is the best day to book flights? Knowing the best day to book flights can save you a few hundred dollars, especially on a long-hall flight to China. You can save a lot when you know some insider tips of how airlines price tickets. Friday is now […]

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Guilin Opera Backstage Reflection in the Mirror

Guilin’s Secret Opera

Guilin Opera Guilin opera, two words I had not heard, despite living in Guilin for years. I came across it in my second year when I took a meander with my camera  to a local tea shop, before wondered to my ‘go to place’ for photography, right […]

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