Shenyang, China

GIVING SHENYANG A 2ND CHANCE

Shenyang was the first city I visited as a tourist after I moved to China a bit over two years ago. Back then my Chinese was at 0%, which made my communicating, understanding, and moving around the city quite complicated. To make matters worst, there weren’t many travel blogs out there about Shenyang, so I…

my biggest travel regrets

5 OF MY BIGGEST TRAVEL REGRETS

Regrets. Everyone has them. Regretting things we did or said is part of life, just like death and taxes. Of the 70+ years we’re going to spend on this world, we are bound to get some things wrong. And that’s just fine. Regrets have helped me avoid repeating the same mistakes again. While sometimes that…

Bifengxia Panda Base, China

PANDAS BEING PANDAS – A PHOTO JOURNAL

Those who really know me know that I’m a craaaaazy animal lover.  There is nothing I love more than seeing wild animals in their natural habitats. It was only a few years ago that I booked my first African Safari in Tanzania, and I absolutely loved the experience. So when I came to China, one…