Lady and the Tramp’s Hutong Holiday

So this is my final China blog, honing in on the beautiful hutongs James and I spent some time in during our week in Beijing. Hutongs are gorgeous walled villages which were first built in the Yuan dynasties, some being expanded and preserved in later years to preserve Chinese history. They reminded me a lot... Continue Reading →

Lilo and Dragonturtle

This blog post is inspired by myself and James' day out to the Forbidden City (travel tips just before the story begins), but more specifically by a critter we found there. This little fellow was what can only be called a DRAGONTURTLE, big ol' shell with a badass head and tail poking out either end.... Continue Reading →

A Non-Rollercoaster Guide to Shanghai Disneyland (as brought to you by innocent tourists who were temporarily shrunken by Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland maze)

Naturally, the first Touristy Spot myself and my boyfriend ventured to upon meeting one another in Shanghai was its brand new Disneyland - a baby of just about a year old (coincidentally around the same amount of time James and I have been together 😉 ). James hadn't been to Disneyland in years, and even... Continue Reading →

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