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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 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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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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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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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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Photo Showcase – A glimpse of China

Our very own Samantha Gemmell recently returned from a trip to China, travelling from bustling Beijing and the famous Great Wall, to the delightful ancient city of Xi’an and the modern metropolis of Shanghai on our 9 day Great Walls … Continue reading

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On The Go Tours wins at the 2013 British Travel Awards

Last year On The Go Tours was honoured to be named the winner of the Best Tour Operator to East and Central Asia at the prestigious British Travel Awards. This year we are delighted to say that we’ve scooped not one, but two … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Great Wall & Warriors

Home to the legendary subterranean army of Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an, the iconic Great Wall and mesmerizing Forbidden City in Beijing, the shimmering skyscrapers of Shanghai and the quaint canals of Suzhou, China offers incredible sights – both ancient and … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Chengdu’s pandas and ancient lanes

Perhaps best known as the home of the rare giant panda, just the mention of Chengdu conjures up images of these playful black-and-white creatures. And while a visit to the Chengdu Panda Breeding Centre is an absolute must on any … Continue reading

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Journey through China – Part 2

Yesterday Charlie Bridger shared the first part of her journey through China with us – today she carries on to Lijiang, home of the Tiger Leaping Gorge; Jinan, the City of Springs; our Change for Children program in Bu Yang; Qufu, the … Continue reading

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