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Good Brews and Exceptional Views in Leshan, Home of the Giant Buddha

When we arrived in Chengdu, our main priorities were to see the pandas and to travel to Jiuzhaigo, we thought while we are here we may as well check out Leshan, it wasn’t too far away and looked like a pretty beautiful place, little did we know we would also encounter some of the friendliest… Continue reading Good Brews and Exceptional Views in Leshan, Home of the Giant Buddha

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Travelling From Jiuzhaigou Through the Min Mountain Range to Huanglong, Sichuan, China

If you’re like I was before I moved to China then you may not have even heard of Sichuan province, or many of the other provinces for that matter, even people who visit China for the most part only tend to visit the more well known hotspots such as the Great Wall near Beijing, Shanghai, and… Continue reading Travelling From Jiuzhaigou Through the Min Mountain Range to Huanglong, Sichuan, China

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Jiuzhaigou – Travel to the Valley of Nine Tibetan Villages

Juizhaigou translated into English literally means the valley of nine villages, this is due to the nine Tibetan villages which are situated at different locations throughout this famous valley in Sichuan province, China.  Jiuzhaigou is situated within the Min mountain range at the edge of the Tibetan plateau, at around 3,500 metres altitude. I can… Continue reading Jiuzhaigou – Travel to the Valley of Nine Tibetan Villages