Travel Report: Fudewan Ancient Village Part II – Cangnan County, China.

Post Office Fudewan Ancient Village Cangnan County China

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! Want to get the full context of this article? Why not go back to the beginning with Fudewan Ancient Village Part I. October 2018. Having strolled down Old Street and stopped by The Tea Academy, next up […]

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Travel Report: Fudewan Ancient Village Part I – Cangnan County, China.

Fudewan Ancient Village Cangnan County Zhejiang Province China

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! October 2018. Spontaneous trips are always fun! I’d actually told myself that I wasn’t going to do any travel for two solid months as I concentrate on publishing as many travel reports as I can from old […]

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Travel Report: Jinhua Architecture Park Part I – Jinhua, China.

Jinhua Architecture Park Zhejiang province China

August 2018. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a city green space quite like Jinhua Architecture Park! Fittingly, the story of its creation and eventual abandonment is a story to raise even the most lethargic of eyebrows. With its charming location along a two-kilometer stretch of The Yiwu River, Jinhua Architecture Park was the brainchild […]

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Travel Report: Ling Shang Restaurant Village – Yongjia County, China.

Ling Shang Restaurant Village Yongjia County China.

November 2017. Having spent the afternoon hiking around the wonderful Yongjia Shu Yuan National Park, I had naturally built up quite an appetite! I could have just gone to a local hole-in-the-wall and filled up on some cheerful cheapness. But then I’d have missed out on the wondrous, four-hundred-year-old Lingshang Restaurant Village, seemingly engraved into […]

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Travel Report: Shu Yuan National Park – Yongjia County, China.

Shu Yuan National Park Yongjia County China.

November 2017. With winter finally starting to hit the southeast of China, I instinctively felt my annual hibernation period calling me after a busy few months of travel. Resolving to squeeze in one final trip before scuttling off to my man cave, I headed off to Yongjia County, a rural region in Zhejiang Province just […]

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Travel Report: Xu Ao Di Village – Taishun County, China.

Xu Ao Di Village Taishun County China.

November 2017. My visit to Taishun County was a major highlight of my travels across southern China. I saw an array of ancient bridges, an abandoned temple, a stunning reservoir and an equally awesome three-tiered waterfall set in a remote forest-mountain park. Driving back to my Sixi Town hotel on that last evening and I […]

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Travel Report: Nanpuxi Scenic Park – Taishun County, China.

Nanpuxi Scenic Park Taishun County China.

November 2017. I’d started getting just a little concerned that we weren’t ever going to reach Nanpuxi Scenic Park. The GPS was going crazy as we tackled turn after hairpin turn on the narrow mountain road. But we needn’t have worried, because in the end the road simply stopped altogether right at the edge of […]

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