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Hiking the Dragon’s Backbone from Guilin

Guilin 桂林 is home to China’s most archetypal scenery, so much so, you feel like you have stepped into a Chinese landscape painting. We planned our visit here around two different places: Longsheng and Yangshuo. We had managed to side … Continue reading

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To the border & beyond

After so much adrenaline we were ready for some cultural encounters. We headed off to Chiang Rai where we got to experience the White Temple, a work in progress. It is just one of the most amazing & stunning temples … Continue reading

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From trekking with Elephants to ziplining with Gibbons

Up early we were off to the markets to stock up on bananas. From there we headed North up into the mountains to meet the gentle giants that would be our companions on our trek. Due to the lack of tourists … Continue reading

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