36. Xi’an, China

Before we get to Xi’an, I’m going to try out a new format for these posts. I’m hoping this will make following along–and replicating these journeys, should one choose to do so–a little bit easier. Now, without further ado… Overview: I really, really liked Xi’an. I know most people probably don’t go for it as … More 36. Xi’an, China

35. Beijing, China

I’m gonna start this post off with an apology, because–not kidding–most of my travel notes from China look like this: I’m not apologizing for going around China saying this to people, nor am I apologizing for thinking this kind of thing is hilarious. But I am apologizing that I didn’t take better notes on, you know, the … More 35. Beijing, China

Next Up: China

There are just a couple days left until we take off for China, and I’m currently in the middle of trying to figure out how to book a bullet train online and what the hell a VPN is and does. Luckily, the visa issue is finally out of the way; turns out, if you’re a journalist, … More Next Up: China

In the works: China

Why is it that some plans take forever to materialize (will somebody take me to Bali already?) and others come together right away? As I ponder that, it looks like it’s also time to start planning a trip to China, where I’ve graciously been invited to join my boyfriend’s family for a trip in June. In … More In the works: China