Trekking the Tiger Leaping Gorge

We left Lijiang at 7am with a driver who would take us to the starting point of the Tiger Leaping Gorge.…

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Back down from Altyn Arashan to Karakol

It was a cold morning. There was no heating except for the wood stove on the other side of our…

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From Karakol to Altyn Arashan

At breakfast I felt like my old self again, ready to eat what ever was set in front of me. Sylvia…

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Zipping through the trees

After a long discussion the night before Dudley and I had finally settled on a plan for today. We left our…

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More trekking around Sa Pa

I was excited for my second day of trekking; planned was a much longer tour than yesterday and we would…

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Cat Cat and Sin Chai

I was booked on the overnight sleeper from Hanoi to Sa Pa in a 4 berth soft sleeper compartment. When…

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What I learned in Nepal

As done on many previous occasions here is a list of all the things I learned in Nepal: Dogs here sleep…

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Annapurna Trekking Experience

Another early wake-up, today for our trekking experience. We had our breakfast and one more look around and then left…

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Pokhara 

After a peaceful night in our huge bungalow at the Castle Resort Hotel we were ready to conquer the world…

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Trekking in Parque Nacional Chapada Diamantina

We started Friday with a wonderful breakfast. A large and bountiful buffet was waiting for us in the middle of…

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