Category Archives: China

Travelling to Asia

This month I’ve been asked to take part in the *Asiana sweepstakes for Webjet. This means I’m on Youtube again! But instead of talking about solo travel, I’m speaking about culture, adventure, shopping and relaxation in Asia instead. If you’re thinking of travelling to Asia, here’s some tips to get the most out of your trip…. Continue Reading…

Lighter

I’m halfway through my twelve week trip and as I leave Beijing for the final time, I feel at ease. It is only this time round that I realise I have less baggage, not of the physical kind (that is still growing by the day), but baggage of the emotional kind. Only recently divorced, I had underestimated… Continue Reading…

3 Chinese, an English girl and a pillow

Question: How many people does it take to deflate a travel pillow? Answer: Three Chinese and one English girl. So I was on my overnight train journey back to Beijing but this time as an experienced overnight train traveller. I knew my slippers would be delivered at 9pm, I knew the radio would be turned off at 9.30pm and I also… Continue Reading…