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    47 | Bagan, Myanmar

    We arrived in Bagan after a 19 hour train ride! It had gorgeous views though!

    Bagan was an ancient city that used to be the capital of Myanmar - but hundreds of years ago! Today ...

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    46 | Bagan, Myanmar

    We arrived in Bagan after a 19 hour train ride! It had gorgeous views though!

    Bagan was an ancient city that used to be the capital of Myanmar - but hundreds of years ago! Today ...

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    45 | Yangon, Myanmar

    We arrived in a brand new country - Myanmar! We flew into Yangon and it was amazing - a mix of India and Thailand.

    It is a hectic place - very busy and vibrant!

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    44 | Thailand

    Today we visited an elephant sanctuary in Chiangmai, Thailand. It was an amazing experience; we fed the elephants sugar cane and bananas, stroked them, went on a short ride and gave them a ...

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    43 | Paris

    We are back on the road again!

    Before we get back to Asia though we decided to spend a few days in Paris. It is a beautiful city full of; amazing architecture, delicious food (including ...

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    42 | Wallasey

    In an unexpected change to the plan - we had to fly back to the UK! We will be spending Christmas at home then flying back out again in the New Year - we can't wait!

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    41 | Delhi

    One of the best things about India was the food! We had curry nearly every meal - and it was gorgeous. A big difference though is that most people in Inda eat with their hands. They scoop the food ...

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    40 | Agra - The Taj Mahal

    We went to Agra for one reason - to see the Taj Mahal! It was absolutely amazing - the most beautiful building we've ever seen! We got there for 6 in the morning to watch the sunrise - what an ...

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    39 | Jaipur

    Jaipur is rich in history. It is also known as the pink city. There are forts and palaces everywhere! The Amer Fort is a huge fort that rises above the city - it's spectacular!

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    38 | Varanasi

    Varanasi was an amazing place to see. It is the holiest place in India and the whole place revolves around the Ganges river - which run right through it. The river gives the place its life and ...

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    37 | Mumbai

    Mumbai was very different to Goa. It was so busy and bustling - not surprising as there are 25 million people who live there! We visited an area called Washing Alley - where everyone works as a ...

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    36 | Goa

    The beach! We took some time to chill out on the beaches of Goa for a few days - it was a tropical paradise! We spent a few days just relaxing in the sun, the only company we had were ...

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    35 | Alleppey back waters.

    We next found ourselves in India. We were so excited as we had heard so much about this incredible place. We started off in India by taking a relxing boat ride down the back waters of Alleppey. It ...

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    34 | Tiger Leaping Gorge

    We spent three days and two nights trekking down Tiger Leaping Gorge. It was amazing! The view of the river from the top of the valley was beautiful. We went right down to the river

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    33 | Lijang

    Lijang was a beautiful place in the mountains of China. Our hostel was amazing, we were right next to a lake with a brilliant view of the mountains.

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    32 | Xingping

    Xingping was one of the most beautiful places we have visited. The old fishing village has limestone rocks shooting out of the ground, creating a sense of wonder. It is so beautiful it is used on ...

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    29 | Macau

    An hour ferry ride from Hong Kong will bring you to Macau. Macau has a little bit of everything; European streets, Portugese egg tarts and Las Vegas casinos.

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    28 | Cliff Jumping

    We went cliff jumping in a national park an hour from the city of Hong Kong. It was a beautiful, serene spot with no one around. After a little hesitation we climbed to the top of the highest ...

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    27 | Hong Kong

    Exciting, bustling, alive city streets and only ten minutes from golden beaches. Hong Kong has it all!

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    26 | Taichung

    We went for a hike in the woods but it was unlike any hike we had ever done before. The path was made of wooden planks with rope to help pull you along. It was like climbing a wooden ladder ...

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    25 | Taipei

    Taipei has to be one of my favourite places I have visied so far. It is a mix of Chinese and Japanese cultures. The perfect place! From bustling night markets selling; oyster omlettes, giant ...

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    24 | Shanghai

    We visited the busy city of Shanghai. Compared to the other places we had visited in China, Shanghai was extremely modern. The highlight had to be observing the skyline of Shanghai from the ...

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    23 | River Yangtze Cruise

    We spent three days and two nights cruising down the River Yangtze, through the Three Gorges.

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    22 | Home stay with a Tibetan family

    After a day of hiking through the Sichuan Grasslands we spent the night with a Tibetan family. They owned a herd of yaks which roamed in the nearby hills, every night they had to bring them&nbs

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    21 | Tagong

    One of the best places we visited was a tiny village called Tagong. It only had 1000 people living there – which is tiny for China – every city has at least 5 million people! It took ...

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    19 | Panda Reserve - Chengdu

    There was one main reason to visit Chengdu – to meet Pandas! Chengdu is just near their natural habitat of the highlands and jungles of China and there is a huge Panda reserve where the ...

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    18 | Terracotta Warriors - Xi'an

    Xi’an is where one of the most fascinating discoveries on earth were found – the Terracotta Army. They are thousands of life size pottery warriors who were buried with an ancient king. ...

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