China: DIY tourism and independent travel…

Following on from our Guide to Train Travel in China we wanted share with you our insights into how to organise your own visits to some of China’s must see attractions, without having to fork out for an organised trip!

Guest Post: Top Wildlife Voluntary Schemes around the Globe

Many of us have dreams of jetting off to exotic locations and becoming a volunteer abroad, but few get to actually fulfil these ambitions. Those who do though might feel inspired by what will be revealed in this blog – the top destinations around the world for wildlife voluntary schemes.

Lions and Tigers and Bears… Oh My! (and more Pandas)

After our disappointment at missing the Pandas at the Shaanxi Panda Reserve while we were in Xian, we wanted to give ourselves a final stab and seeing them in a