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Travelogues and Musings by Nandra Galang Anissa

Category - China Travel

April 6, 2015

Hiking Through The Clouds At Cangshan

  I get asked this question a lot: “What’s your favourite place in China?”, and I wouldn’t think twice to answer, “Yunnan”. Well, it is indeed the province of the...

January 27, 2015

How a Year in China Will Change You

Since my time in China is nearing to an end I took the time to think of all the experiences China have given me in the past year. And yes,...

November 2, 2014

Cheating Death at Huashan

  A Taoist Sacred Mountain and one of China’s Five Great Mountains, Mount Hua (华山/HuàShān) is located a short train-ride away from Xi’An. Huashan became really popular especially when people...

October 14, 2014

Going Solo to Inner Mongolia’s Grassland

For the National Holiday, I decided to go to explore a bit of Inner Mongolia. The decision was made mostly because I thought it wouldn’t be as crowded as any other places in the country, and it was indeed a pretty wise decision.

September 8, 2014

Withdrawal Phase: 8 Inevitable Things You’ll Experience After Travelling

It’s such an overwhelming feeling to come back after travelling, really. It’s almost like trying to get over an addiction.

August 28, 2014

How to Hike Tiger Leaping Gorge Without Really Trying

…. Lol jk there’s no way in hell one could hike this trail without just a little bit of struggle. Or maybe that’s just me, I don’t know. Point of...

August 9, 2014

The Struggle Continues: Stupid Bus Driver and Good Karma

So, my last update ended with my struggle with Jiuzhaigou’s unbearable crowd of Chinese tourists. HOWEVER. For whatever reason, trouble follows me even as I attempted to leave Jiuzhaigou. It...

August 9, 2014

Jiuzhaigou: The Struggle Was Real

My trip to Jiuzhaigou started in the afternoon of August 4th, with a flight from Chengdu. Now, this leg of my 40-day journey around China has so far been the...

August 3, 2014

Tibet in Words and Photographs

I travelled to Tibet with my family for 6 days. Sure enough, Lhasa is easily one of the most beautiful places I have ever travelled to in my life. Here...

July 25, 2014

Adventure Time!

I suppose today is the day summer holiday officially starts for me. I went to my last summer course class with little to no motivation at all. It’s like that...

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