Some may think it’s the year of the horse but I beg to differ. It’s the year of the Eichten Monkey Business, a photo by brakingboundaries on Flickr.
Jared and I were lucky enough to spend our time in Guangzhou with a Warmshowers couple, Mary and David. We arrived dirty and tired on a Thursday evening and were greeted with a hot shower and a homemade Cantonese meal. Mary is an excellent cook and we were fortunate to eat more than one of […]
The first morning with our WarmShowers hosts David and Mary proved to be an interesting time. They took us out to breakfast, or morning tea as they call it here, with Mary’s mother. This was another true Cantonese experience for the two of us. It started with the basics of Baoji or steamed dumplings, which […]
Our time in Hong Kong would not have been possible without the help of our good friend Jared Dubbs, or as Jared likes to call him ‘Beta Jared’. We spent 11 days getting our bikes together, sorting out our gear, enjoying Sai Kung (where Beta lives), and learning new card games (see below). But by […]
Looking to get your Chinese visa in Hong Kong. Here is how we did it.
To get some of the cobwebs out of the system Katie and I went for a ride with a cycling club called “RidersLand” here in Hong Kong. I had previously been in contact with Dennis who started the group via facebook when he was looking for information about cycling in South Korea. They were kind […]
Yesterday was our last day in South Korea. We spent it trail running with our friends and eating delicious food. Today HONG KONG,
A couple of years ago Katie was jumping on a mountain in Turkey. In 2 months she’ll be doing the same in China. Jump, a photo by brakingboundaries on Flickr.