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Travel Report: What To Eat – Tongli Water Town, China.

Reading from China? This travel report contains YouTube videos, which can only be viewed with a VPN! December 2018. So it turns out exploring Tongli Water Town’s canal streets can be hungry work! But be warned, many of the restaurants and cafes are overpriced tourist traps. There are some beautiful eateries to be found around […]

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Travel Report: Happy Farming Hall – Tongli Water Town, China.

December 2018. My day wandering around Tongli Water Town had been an eventful one that had literally teleported me back to the days of ancient China. Picturesque canals and cobbled streets? Yup! 600-year-old Ming Dynasty shopping lanes? Uh, huh! Wrinkled old Chinese folk sittin’ doin’ nothin’? You know it! Another key part of the Tongli […]

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Travel Report: Tongli Water Town Part I, China.

December 2018. It was my last day in Suzhou and as I made my way out for coffee I was already reflecting on a highly productive four days of exploring. I hadn’t been disappointed with the city’s somewhat lazy “Venice of China” tag, thanks to the particularly charming canal neighbourhoods of Pingjiang Road and Shantang Street. […]

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Travel Report: Precious Belt Bridge – Suzhou, China.

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! December 2018. Of all the exquisite bridges on offer in the city of Suzhou, Precious Belt Bridge has got to be the most unique and curious of all. Located twenty minutes outside Suzhou’s city centre, this incredible […]

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Travel Report: Shantang Street – Suzhou, China.

Reading from China? This travel report contains YouTube videos, which can only be viewed with a VPN! December 2018. The city of Suzhou offers visitors a fascinating slice of ancient China with its UNESCO gardens and restored canal streets. For an atmospheric stroll through yesteryear there are two particularly handsome pedestrianized roads where you can […]

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Travel Report: Humble Administrator’s Garden Part II – Suzhou, China.

Want to get the full picture? Before reading this why not start with my article: Humble Administrator’s Garden Part I Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! December 2018. I really enjoyed my Christmas Day wanderings around Humble Administrator’s Garden. In all honesty this second […]

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Travel Report: Humble Administrator’s Garden Part I – Suzhou, China.

December 2018. It was Christmas Day (!) and I was back on the road in China once again to conquer another little corner of this gargantuan country! The beautiful city of Suzhou is famous for two things: It’s gorgeous network of ancient canal streets and for some of the country’s best-preserved, age-old gardens. Beautiful Chinese […]

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