Travel Solo… As soon as possible

I set off to China for over two months, never having left Europe and never having been on a plane alone before. The first month and a half wasn’t too daunting as a lot of the time there was a group of us and I had re- assurance from the company I traveled with that…

Houhai- Beijing

One of my favourite places in Beijing- Houhai, which is a huge lake area in central Beijing and is famous for its night scene. It has a completely different vibe to it than most other places in Beijing. Beijing is amazing for many reasons but sometimes besides Sanlitun there are few other areas great for…

OOTD- co ords and block colour

I visited the art district again in Beijing and I have to say I was really digging my outfit. It wasn’t a co- ord I bought together but the three piece outfit really worked together to make it look like a perfect co- ord.  I have always loved wearing one colour and I think black…

My favourite coffee shop in Beijing

Beijing is absolutely rammed full with amazing cafes, resteraunt and bars and I’ve been to a lot of them but one I always go back to is MAAN coffee. It’s a chain of coffee shops across China (I’ve also found many independent cafes and bars I like but MAAN coffee is still my favourite).  MAAN…

Overnight Train… Beijing to Suzhou

I haven’t finished all my blog posts from Beijing yet, in fact there are many many more to come as I still have a lot to share with you. I am also going back to Beijing on Tuesday so can explore some more when I’m back. It’s hard to believe I have been in Beijing…

Phoenix Building, Beijing

A building that was listed as an ‘unusual building of the week’ at designbuildings.co.uk and I am super chuffed I got to have a look inside. It is open to the public and is one of the only media and television centres in Beijing to be open this way. It is made mostly out of…

The Great Wall of China

This has been a long awaited post as I visited The Great Wall a couple of weeks ago now but I just haven’t got round to writing! In this post I will share my experience with you and also hopefully give you some tips for if you are ever planning to go to The Great…