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  • Blog,  China

    Xi’an

    Xi’an is a city with immense history, stretching back to the birthplace of ancient Chinese civilisation. As well as being the former imperial capital for successions of emperors and dynasty’s, the city became the terminal end of the Silk Road,…

  • Blog,  Thailand

    Chiang Mai – Part 2

    We pick up our story from 2 days of tattoos, bar girls, temples and tourist scams in the paradise which is Chiang Mai. [visual-link-preview encoded=”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″] An Independent Traveller I had nothing planned for this day, therefore the perfect opportunity to…