Cost of Traveling in China (in the province of Yunnan)

Posted by on May 14, 2018 in Asia, China, Planning | 2 Comments
Cost of Traveling in China (in the province of Yunnan)

In one word, China was … unexpected. Despite being aware that some travelers consider China to be a great travel destination, it never quite appealed to us. This was probably more due to lack of knowledge rather than to any other reason, since we never actually did much research about either where to go or […]

Yunnan Travel – A two-week Itinerary for Yunnan

Posted by on May 12, 2018 in Asia, China, Planning | 2 Comments
Yunnan Travel – A two-week Itinerary for Yunnan

No other province in China is as diverse as Yunnan. If you’re short on time and you want to explore the fascinating culture offered by this region, you will want to follow our tried and tested two-week itinerary for Yunnan which we have put together to inspire you. We used local transport to travel around […]

The Best 10 Things to do in Lijiang, Yunnan, China

Posted by on May 2, 2018 in Asia, China | 2 Comments
The Best 10 Things to do in Lijiang, Yunnan, China

If you’re traveling around Yunnan, there’s little doubt that you’ll be stopping by Lijiang at some point on your travels. The city is relatively large, enclosing a charming, cobbled ancient town, and, with so many things to do in Lijiang and the areas surrounding it, you will probably find it difficult to leave! Our original […]

How to Visit the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain

Posted by on May 1, 2018 in Asia, China | No Comments
How to Visit the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain

If you’re in Lijiang, visiting the Jade Dragon Snow mountain is likely to be on your itinerary. Indeed, many tourists make their way to Lijiang specifically for this purpose. How do you go about visiting the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain? Let us guide you in making the most out of your trip! Where is the […]

Your Guide to Hiking the Tiger Leaping Gorge in 3 Days

Posted by on Mar 23, 2018 in Asia, China | 13 Comments
Your Guide to Hiking the Tiger Leaping Gorge in 3 Days

Despite its bombastic name, the Tiger Leaping Gorge Trek is one of the more popular hikes in China mainly due to the spectacular views to be experienced along the moderately-difficult trek. You don’t need to be incredibly fit to hike the route, which renders it appealing even to novice trekkers or to those who normally […]

How to Visit the Yuanyang Rice Terraces

Posted by on Mar 8, 2018 in Asia, China | 18 Comments
How to Visit the Yuanyang Rice Terraces

Visiting the Yuanyang Rice Terraces was without a shadow of doubt one of the highlights of our 2-week trip in Yunnan. Yuanyang is located in the South-eastern part of the Yunnan province in China, with the majority of its inhabitants belonging to the Hani ethnic group. It is famous for its multi-coloured rice fields, many […]