Archive for October, 2006



So we left the bright lights and madness of Hong Kong and headed off to Chengdu - decided to go for the easy option and took the plane rather than an eternity on the train. So all went fairly hassle free and headed off to Hong Kong port where we left in luxury on the […]


Hong Kong and Its Miller Time…

We wave goodbye to Shanghai with one hand and release the other hand covering our noses at the same time. What a superb city - however the reek of raw sewage mixed with spicy noodles was becoming overwhelming (waiting for a comment on this, eh?). Begining to get used to travelling onto somewhere new and […]


Wedding page

Have finally managed to do a little on the wedding day however am still waiting on the professional photos to attach so have a wee look on the wedding page and see what you think!! Will update in near future. 



So next entry and here we are in Shanghai, slightly different to Beijing…. I take it by this point that everyone knows that if you click on any of our photos it takes you to the link to our “flickr” account and you can see all our photos and comment, as so many of you […]



So we arrived safely in Beijing post Trans- Siberian and the first port of call was the shower. Our hostel happened to be right opposite the train station so was pretty good just to roll in and get sorted. The hostel in a new modern building and is like a really budget hotel. Rooms are […]


The Trans Siberian Experience

So we’ve survived the longest train journey of our lives and are now here in China’s Capital - Beijing. The journey was certainly an adventure, which we both really enjoyed and would like to share with you. We kept a journal throughout the trip so this is snippets from that and what we can remember.


Back on solid ground!!

Just a brief mesage to let you all know we have survived the 6 days on a train and are now in Beijing - having a blast and promise to update the log properly tomorrow!!Love to all & speak soon - have a date with a duck tonight which alasdair is dying to devour!!!