Monthly Archives: November 2013

29th November

Well, time to say goodbye to Beijing, and hello to Xian.  But first I have to actually get there. There are 3 ways to get the airport from the city centre.  The first is a taxi, which was going to … Continue reading

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28th November – Beijing

My legs want to leave me for a quadraplegic….I’ve been on my feet since 11 this morning, and only got back at 7…that was quite the hike. Woke up early this morning to the sounds of the last of my … Continue reading

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27th November – Beijing

Today was a humble reminder why I really suck when travelling alone. Although my roommate gets up a good hour earlier than normal, I decide to follow her lead and come with her in the morning to see the crystal … Continue reading

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26th November – Beijing

Last day of having what can still legitimately be called a ‘group’.  Two of our number vanish tonight leaving just another girl and myself.  As such, we agree to spend at least the morning together as we visit the Temple … Continue reading

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25th November – Beijing

Before I left on my epic journey, my best friend sent me a card signed by a good chunk of my friend circle, and this gold compass as a going away/early Christmas present.  I’m sure he just thought it was … Continue reading

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Log Pose Review: Vodkatrain – Ruski Huski Tour

When I first started planning my trip to Australia, I knew I wanted to get to China and work my way through parts of Asia.  How exactly I was getting there was a little more difficult.  My original plan to … Continue reading

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24th November – Ruski Huski Tour Day 17: Beijing

We’d lost one girl yesterday, and tomorrow no less than 3 of our number would be heading off to parts unknown.  So we all decided to spend one last day together and go see some of the larger sites of … Continue reading

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