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The Far East is a fascinating region to explore, and China has some of the most famous landmarks on the planet, not least of which is the Great Wall. Explore the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square in Beijing, or see the Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an. Delicious food, fascinating heritage, ancient history: China’s got it all.

Top 5 reasons to visit Guilin & Yangshou

  Pru Goudie has visited China a couple of times and climbed the Great Wall of China, stood face to face with a fearsome army of Terracotta Warriors and checked out the glitz and glam of vibrant Shanghai. So, this … Continue reading

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Great Wall & Pandas

  No trip to China would be complete without seeing the country’s furry mascot – the Giant Panda. Lucky for you we’ve just launched a brand new tour which encompasses the highlights of China with a visit to the world-famous … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Chinese Checkers

  Ever wonder what it would be like to travel on an On The Go tour? Well wonder no more! This week’s video pick was filmed by Lesley and Ryan, two of our very own travellers, on our 11 day Chinese … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – 3 Minutes in China

  Step foot into a world of glimmering cities and ancient towns, smoking incense and burning firewater, cuddly giant pandas and fierce white tigers, tasty dumplings and scorpions on a stick and much more in this week’s video pick. This … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – China Express

  With forbidden cities and great walls, vast terracotta armies and ancient silk roads, modern metropolises and incredibly natural landscapes, spectacular wildlife and delectable cuisine, it is no wonder why visitors return to China time and time again. Be it … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Top 10 things to do in China

  Whether you want to discover splendour of the Forbidden City in Bejing, experience the magnifience of the Great Wall in Badaling, marvel at the incredible army of Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an, cuddle with a panda in Chengdu, witness the … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – This is Shanghai

Kung Hei Fat Choy…or should we say, Happy Chinese New Year! Today marks the start of the Year of the Horse in the Chinese Lunar Calendar and to celebrate we have selected a video of the week dedicated to this beguiling … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – China through the lens

A complete checkerboard of history, culture, sights and experiences, China has something for everyone. In this week’s photo showcase we take a look at China from behind the lens of Nigel Evans of Gower Travel Photography. With over 30 years of … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – The Harbin Ice Festival

Every year thousands of people travel from near and far to marvel at the creations of the Harbin Ice Sculpture Festival in the Heilongjiang Province in north-eastern China, which has gained worldwide fame and recognition for its exquisite ice and … Continue reading

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The Harbin Ice Sculpture Festival, China

As 2013 draws to a close tonight, people around the world will be welcoming in the New Year in their own way, whether it be dancing the night away in the city or simply curled up in front of the … Continue reading

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