We began our Bali adventures in the cultural heart of the country; Ubud. Ubud 1.5 hours after leaving Denpasar airport we arrived in Ubud just as the sun was setting. Although there are lots of taxis waiting at the airport, we'd prebooked a driver for 300,000 rupiah to make the start of our journey as easy… Continue reading Bali, beginning in Ubud
Our first port of call in Chile was to the Island of Chiloe. Famed for how different it is compared to mainland we were in for a bit of a shock as soon as we stepped off of the bus. Journey to Chiloe We traveled to Chiloe from the Argentinian town of Bariloche, taking the… Continue reading Argentina to Chile: Isla grande de Chiloe
On Monday morning we boarded the train to the ex-Mongol capital of Hohhot, now Inner Mongolia. We hadn't planned to visit Mongolia on this trip but after reading about it in our Lonely Planet guide we realised that we were too close to not at least visit for a few days. Due to time and… Continue reading We made it to Inner Mongolia!
The main reason why we came to Datong was to visit the Yungang Buddhist Grottoes and they've been one of my favorite attractions so far in China! After a little hick-up getting to the caves - Lonely planet told us to ride our first bus to the bus terminal (we took this to mean the end… Continue reading The Yungang Grottoes