China: The Great Wall

On Wednesday morning we arrived in Beijing, the first stop on our travels, and yesterday we ventured to The Great Wall. The Great Wall of China runs east-to-west for 21,196 km across the north. It was primarily used as defence against invaders, but has also been used as border control for trade and immigration. Some of the wall … Continue reading China: The Great Wall

Happy Chinese New Year!

2018: the year of the dog. Also the year I travel to China! On 4th September I will be boarding a plane to Beijing with a backpack to explore Asia and beyond... here's my planned travel route so far... Moving forward this blog may take a different turn, but there will always be an ethical, … Continue reading Happy Chinese New Year!