AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

A Nice Meal in Kunming


Posted on Nov 17, 2013

Since arriving in China finding really nice food has been harder than expected. This is for a number of reasons, mainly our reluctance to eat different parts of the animal, eat different animals (especially when it comes to seafood), try many of the sauces and also eat in places which don’t have a menu with pictures. We did try to order in a restaurant yesterday which didn’t have pictures in the menu. That was a total...

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Beijing: A Nice Surprise

Beijing: A Nice Surprise


Posted on Nov 12, 2013

We arrived in Beijing yesterday afternoon at the main railway station. We exited the station and went to find out how to buy tickets and navigate the Beijing metro. We were a little apprehensive about the task and what lay ahead. But, the sign was in English and the task which we had feared was suddenly easy and hardly worth a moment’s thought. A mere 2 yuan (20p) gave us entrance to the metro (once you’re in it’s...

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