Leshan Giant Buddha

The world’s biggest Buddha stands/ sits 71 metres tall and took nearly a century to build. Carved out of a cliff in the 9th century the benevolent statue still remains and attracts hoards of people to take a look after battling down the cliff path.

The Food Situation

One of the first things people mentioned upon finding out I was off to China was the food. Whether I’ll be testing out the street food or if I’ll be able to have three meals a day of the local grub, if I have any idea what the traditional meals are like or if I’m … More The Food Situation

The Great Wall

Most people have heard of the seven wonders of the world, the unparalleled creations that seem impossible and inevitably coax jaws to be dropped and minds to be blown. A mixture of apparently divine creations and astonishing human endeavours. Nobody, however, can determine what they are. Sure, there are lists that can be reeled off … More The Great Wall