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Backpacking in Fujian Province: King of Tulou, Chengqi Building

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On our ongoing reports on backpacking in Fujian Province, we concentrate next on the Chengqi Building which is the King of Tulou. Arrival at the Chengqi Building was just before noon for us and this area is known as the …

Backpacking in Beijing: Top 5 Sights

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About Beijing There are plenty of reasons why you should add Beijing to your list when visiting the Land of Dragons on your backpacking in China adventure. It not only has a numerous historical monuments such as the Temple of …

Backpacking in Fujian Province: Yun Shui Yao Village

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Names of places in China confuse you and when you’re backpacking in Fujian Province it’s no different, in fact it’s as confusing as it gets! This village, which we like to call Yun Shui Yao has also been named Won Soy …

Backpacking in Hunan Province: Magical Fenghuang

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If you are backpacking China on the cheap and looking for a mystical and authentic place nearby Hunan province to explore, you can’t miss Fenghuang. Many locals claim that the time has been frozen here and the Mother Nature has …

Backpacking in Fujian Province: Xiamen, the “X” City!

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While backpacking in Fujian Province, we recommend touring Xiamen once you’ve had your fix of the countryside Tulou. Xiamen roped me in immediately for one strange reason – it’s beginning letter! I was sure that until I went to Xiamen, I had never …

Backpacking in Hunan Province: The Unknown Town of Huayuan

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About Huayuan Huayuan is a place with a very small population in the province of Hunan, China where I had a chance to live for 10 months from September 2011 to June 2012. I was teaching English in one of …

Backpacking in Guangdong Province: The City of Dongguan

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In our ongoing backpacking in China tips and stories we share a guide to the city of Dongguan. Dongguan is a large city located in central Guangdong province, China. It will always have a special place in my heart as …

A Guide to Teaching English in China

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Undoubtedly one of the best ways to see China properly is to live there – work wise, teaching English is a great opportunity for any traveller to China. Check out our expert guide to teaching English in China, from Agness …

Backpacking in Fujian Province: Yuchang Earth Building, Xiaban Village

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Our tour of traditional Fujian Earthen style buildings started properly at the Yuchang Earthen Building. Although we had already checked into our hostel for the night – the Qing De Lou building in Taxia Village. This is the first of our …

Backpacking to The Great Wall of China

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“He who has not climbed the Great Wall is not a true man”- Mao Zedong There’s not a lot that needs to be said about the Great Wall that people don’t know already. Any trip to China is not complete …

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