5 weeks later and I’ve reached Japan, the final country I will be visiting before flying back to Manchester. I’ve had an amazing time so far but I was looking forward to Japan the most out of all of my destinations.… Continue Reading
Seoul was my 7th stop on my East Asian adventure. The capital of South Korea is a huge metropolis where skyscrapers meet Buddhist temples, but this contrast makes Seoul one of the world’s most unique cities. I arrived into Seoul… Continue Reading
So I’m officially half way through my trip and one of my best mates from home is joining me for a week in Hong Kong. I can’t believe I’ve already left mainland China… Time flies… But I’m having the time… Continue Reading
After Stanley Ho – The King of Gambling – single-handedly transformed Macau’s night scene into one of the world’s greatest, the country has seen an influx of tourists, mainly from across Asia. The ex-Portuguese colony is best known globally as… Continue Reading
After visiting three of China’s biggest and most populated cities, I wanted to experience the countryside and something more scenic for my fourth and final spot. The Yellow Mountain is situated just under an hour away from Huangshan Railway Station,… Continue Reading
The commercial capital of China is home to nearly 30 million people, but its efficiency makes this almost unnoticeable. The social divide is certainly noticeable however and there is little evidence of a middle class. In parts of the city… Continue Reading
Xi’an was a lot different to Beijing in many respects. It wasn’t as well developed, there didn’t seem to be as many people and although Beijing was cheap, Xi’an was even cheaper. There were also fewer westerners and hardly anyone… Continue Reading
Beijing isn’t very westernised; at all. The toilets aren’t toilets as we know them but simply holes in the ground. Nobody really speaks English, only a select few, and the government, well let’s just say China isn’t a democracy as… Continue Reading
My last vlog from Taiwan. Stay tuned for more articles and blog posts from my time in Taiwan over the next few weeks.
Number Tai-Seven. I will say no more!