Backpacking in China
Posted in Asia China

China Backpacking: where to go and what to know!

As my year of adventures has already taken me to quite a few countries in Asia, I always get asked…

Solo camping great wall of china
Posted in Asia China

Solo Camping on the Great Wall of China

Sometimes dreams come true! this is one of those occasions. Camping on the Great Wall of China is almost beyond…

Backpacking in Danxia China
Posted in Asia China

Backpacking in Zhangye: Danxia & Pingshanhu

If you happen to have read other posts on this blog you may have noticed I tend to improvise a…

Things to do in Yangshuo
Posted in Asia China

Things to do in Yangshuo. Backpacking in China

Of all the time I spent backpacking in China, I remember fondly my days in Yangshuo. Not only because I…

Backpacking in Zhangjiajie China
Posted in Asia China

Hiking in Zhangjiajie with no crowds + Tianmen

Ever since the first time I saw images of Zhangjiajie National Forest Park (yes, let’s blame Avatar) I knew I…

Posted in Asia China

Hiker’s Playground: Hiking the Tiger Leaping Gorge

At the moment I saw photos of the Tiger Leaping Gorge, I had to make my way there. When I…

Hiking in Tiger Leaping Gorge China
Posted in Asia China

Solo Hiking the Tiger Leaping Gorge

Ni Hao! When I arrived to Yunan province in South West China, one of the first places I knew I…

Friendship bridge China/Vietnam
Posted in Asia China Vietnam

Crossing from Vietnam to China by land

The very first thing I did when arriving to Hanoi was to apply for a Chinese Visa as I knew…

Documents for Chinese visa application
Posted in Asia China Planning Vietnam

How to get a Chinese Visa in Vietnam (Hanoi)

One of the main countries I wanted to visit on my year of solo backpacking adventures was to spend a…