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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.

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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Journey through China – Part 1

Kicking off in Xi’an, our very own Charlie Bridger takes us on a journey through China, stopping off in the incredible limestone karst region of Guilin, the spicy province of Sichuan – home to the Chengdu Panda Research Base and … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Guilin to Sichuan

This week’s photo showcase takes us on a journey from Guilin, through Yangshou, and on to Sichuan in China, taking in surreal landscapes, unique cultural performances, cuddly creatures and sublime natural beauty along the way. Behind the lens is our very … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – China tunes

From the Forbidden City in Beijing and the legendary Great Wall, to the subterranean army of Terracotta warriors in Xi’an and glistening skyscrapers of Shanghai, China offers travellers an endless choice of possibilities. Outside of its thriving cosmopolitan cities and … Continue reading

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Beijing by night

  Come nightfall the streets of Beijing undergo a transformation, the hubbub of the day settles down and monuments are illuminated against the night sky. Our very own Ann Amies has just returned from a trip to China and enlightens … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Beijing to Xi-An

In July last year Kelly Hunt was announced as the winner of one of our Facebook competitions. Her prize? A dream holiday to the destination of her choice. In March Kelly  landed in China alongside her hubby Paul, and they … Continue reading

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