5 Day Trips from Chengdu 2 June, 2020

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Get out of Chengdu and see these places

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Things to do in Chengdu 1 January, 1970

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Things to do in this vibrant Sichuan capital

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Things to do in Xialiang, China 12 November, 2019

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Live like a local in this Sichuan mountain town

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Bazhong & Enyang Ancient Town, China 12 February, 2019

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A day trip to Bazhong and its neighbouring ancient town

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Things to do in Xi’an, China 11 March, 2019

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Discover parts of China’s first capital, and get a taste as well

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Four days in Beijing, China 10 July, 2019

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From iconic sights, to a day trip to the Great Wall, there’s much to see, do and eat in this bustling city

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What I got up to in Wuhan, China 8 June, 2019

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Temples, pavilions, a neighbourhood market and great food – here’s what I got up to in Wuhan, China

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A lazy Singapore stopover 1 January, 1970

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Here’s what this pair of lazy-ass travellers got up to in The Lion City.

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One night in Dotonbori, Osaka 6 June, 2019

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How you can spend one day in Osaka

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31 things to do in Kyoto 6 February, 2019

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Shop, eat and explore Japan’s most beautiful city

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One night in Miyajima, Japan 1 January, 1970

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Come for the Great Torii Gate, the seafood or spend the night

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Hiroshima in a day 1 January, 1970

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Can Hiroshima be done in less than a day?

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Kinosaki Onsen – the charms of a spa town in Hyōgo, Japan 5 December, 2019

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Soak in steamy spa pools, chow on seafood and many local snacks

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Doing the rounds in Kanazawa, Japan 1 January, 1970

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One that deserves more than a quick day trip or overnighter.

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2 nights in Takayama, Japan 4 November, 2019

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How we enjoyed three days in Takayama, Japan

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My introduction to Tokyo, Japan 1 January, 1970

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It’s dynamic, it’s diverse and it has something for almost everyone. This is my introduction to Tokyo, Japan

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China – Five days in Yiwu 1 January, 1970

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We came here to work, but let me show you what else you can do in this industrial city

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China – Two days in Guangzhou 7 March, 2016

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See what I discovered in Guangzhou

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Vietnam – Eating Hanoi 1 January, 1970

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Exploring the nations capital

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Vietnam – Where to have coffee in Hanoi 1 January, 1970

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Doing the coffee rounds

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Vietnam – Two days in Hue 1 January, 1970

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Doing the rounds in the Imperial City

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Vietnam – Three days in Hoi An 1 January, 1970

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One of the most enchanting cities in the world

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Vietnam – The Nam Hai 10 November, 2012

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A spot of luxury on the East Vietnam Sea

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Vietnam – Six Senses Ninh Van Bay 1 January, 1970

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A luxurious escape from the Vietnamese bustle

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Maldives – Soneva Gili by Six Senses 1 January, 1970

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It’s a tough gig, but someone’s gotta do it

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Vietnam – 2 days in Saigon 1 January, 1970

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Two days in Saigon and cramming it all in

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A Singapore stopover 7 August, 2012

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Doing the rounds in SQ

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China – Things to do in Yiwu – other than the trade markets 1 January, 1970

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As the sun goes down on Yiwu, out comes a plethora of food options.

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Singapore – Tippling Club 1 January, 1970

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One of the best meals I’ve ever had

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China – What to eat in Yiwu 5 June, 2012

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My second trip to Yiwu, an industrial city with community at its heart.

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China – Day trip to Macau 1 January, 1970

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I revisit Macau after 20-odd years

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China – Eating Hong Kong 1 January, 1970

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My third visit to HK, and I’m falling in love with it

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China – Yakitoritei, Hong Kong 4 November, 2012

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Grilled meat on a stick. Who could say no?

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China – Where to drink coffee in Hong Kong 4 January, 2012

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My quest to find real coffee in Honkers

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Malaysia – Essence, KL 1 January, 1970

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Lunching at the Sheraton Imperial

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Malaysia – Espressamente, Purple Cane Tea House and Pan Mee, KL 1 January, 1970

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Running around KL

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Malaysia – Chinatown street food, KL 1 January, 1970

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Forget the Petaling Street markets and hang around the street food vendors instead

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Malaysia – Dragon-i Restaurant, KL 10 December, 2010

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Who would have thought that food could be this good in a shopping centre?

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China – Street Food in Yiwu 5 October, 2010

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So much street food, so little time to try it all

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China – Yiwu International Trade City – the food 5 May, 2010

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Canteen food hasn’t been better. As I discover at International Trade City in Yiwu

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China – Ramada Plaza Hotel buffet, Yiwu 5 February, 2010

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Pork ear jelly, chicken cartilage and more. The Ramada Plaza buffet covers all bases

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China – Kowloon Grazing, Hong Kong 1 January, 1970

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When there’s time to kill in Honkers, I’ll always turn to food to pass the time away

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China – Coffee, Dumplings and Kowloon, Hong Kong 1 January, 1970

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Paying $8 for a coffee is never a good thing

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China – HK BBQ Restaurant, Hong Kong 1 January, 1970

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Breakfast. Hong Kong style

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Cambodia – a snap-shot 1 January, 1970

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A snapshot of my 2001 visit

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Thailand – a snap-shot 1 January, 2010

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A quick summary of my previous visits to Thailand

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