Category: Asia

Victoria Peak

The magnificent Victoria Peak is one of the greatest spots in one of the most amazing cities of the world! You can walk up or take a Peak Tram to the summit. I took a train and then walked all the way down and it was one of the steepest walks of my life! The Peak tram […]

Mausoleum of Genghis Khan

My friends from Baotou took me for a day trip to Genghis Khan’s mausoleum That’s how we roll Weird Lunch break Lunch aftermath I’ve never seen a telescopic straw before A cute little scooter Here we are Anybody ever read this? Been practicing my Chinese. Made this girl laugh really hard My Mongolian guide I […]

Gardens of Suzhou

Suzhou is a place in the province of Jiangsu, not too far from Shanghai. It’s famous for its gardens but honestly, I didn’t find anything special about them. Shanghai Honqiao train station. Suzhou is a short train ride from here The Garden Beisi Pagoda I can read some of this stuff 🙂 View from top […]

Datong 2013

A tour of Datong ancient city wall and Huayan temple The city wall was originally built in the 1300s Top of the wall Huayan Temple These beams are some 500 years old! Underground copper room   — July 2013  

Kuala Lumpur

On my annual RTW trips I usually take Signapore airlines from Australia to South Arfica, sometimes with a stopover in Singapore. In 2014 I decided to explore Kuala Lumpur. The easiest way to get from SIN to KUL is by bus (Star Qistna in my case), very comfortable! Check out the upholstery! Malaysian passport stamp […]

Singapore 2012

Layover in Singapore Singapore Flyer Ferris wheel —   The iconic Marina Bay Sands hotel and resors and ArtScience museum ArtScience Museum Marina Bay Sands shopping mall Skypark with Infinity pool on top of Marina Bay Sands hotel View from Skypark — Gardens by the Bay — Sentosa Island Resort — The Merlion at Merlion park The […]

Encapsulated in Tokyo

A Japanese capsule hotel – one item off my bucket list             Related articles China’s bleak capsule hotels where young travellers pay £7 a night to sleep in pods ‘Napcabs’ To Change The Way People Experience Airports 4 Things women are banned from doing in Japan 【Women in Japan Series】