26 Jul 2012

On Going Home

Guess what, guys.

I’m home!

Yep, home home.

I know.

Crazy, right?

It seems like just last week I was hanging off the back of a motorbike in Vietnam hopped up on way too many cups of Vietnamese coffee.

Errm, probably because that was last week.

(By the way, guys, I went to Vietnam! […]

12 Jul 2012

A Not-So-Hard Day’s Night: Taking the Sleeper Train in China

I was more than bit nervous about my first overnight train trip here in China.

I’d like to think you are all to blame for that.

Remember the other month when I wrote that post about my love for Chinese high-speed trains? And how I’ve diligently managed to avoid taking any slow trains since […]

6 Jul 2012

Fighting the Common Cold in Kunming

I was really looking forward to my time in Kunming. Known as the City of Eternal Spring, Kunming is famous for its consistently mild temperatures.

I don’t tend to think of China as having consistently mild anything, really.

Even the tofu in this country could put some hair on your chest.

So I was […]