Archive for November, 2006


We’re Back!!!!

Well we’re back in Kathmandu after our trek,┬ádog tired and definetly a little bit thinner from what was probably the hardest two weeks of our lives and certainly one of the most rewarding.
After 14 days in sub zero temperatures along with mild symptoms of AMS due to the altitude we managed to reach Everest Base […]


It’s a long way to Kathmandu!!!!

Well what an adventure to get here, but finally we are in Nepal in the wonderful, vibrant and bussling City of Kathmandu. This entry is on what we’ve been up to for the last few days, on our epic voyage to get here.
We left Shanghai on Monday, to head off for the train to Hong […]


The Damned Yangzi !!!

Our next adventure was a boat trip along the Yangzi river. Sorrowly left Chengdu at some ungodly hour (07:00 am!!) where we were piled into a mini bus full of Chinese and shat ourselves that we had to spend the next four hours crammed in like Sardines. Fortunately were transferred onto a bigger bus at […]


A Travellers Guide To China

So our time in the mighty country of China is drawing to a close and after now spending around 5 weeks here, we have picked up a few handy tips and things for people who are thinking of coming here to consider. Here are our top ten likes and dislikes about this place…
1- Food - […]