Archive for the 'China' Category

Finding the Lost Pyramids of China

Thursday, March 20th, 2008
One of the Lost Pyramids in China (click to enlarge)

Travel Journal Overview: Hidden dreams in amongst a larger reality. That’s what the pyramids of China were like to me. I’d discovered them nearly 10 years previously while starting the research for this overland journey. Mini goals are important. But after 10 years they get a little obsessive. I called the girls and we all… Continue reading more »

Xi’an, China, home to the Terracotta Warriors

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008
In Xi

Travel Journal Overview: China is home to the Terracotta army. A world heritage site that’s steeped in history, mystery and intrigue. Surely sounds like my kinda place … then again, expectations are rarely lived up to in travel. Unlike Tibet, Xi’an was like being back in the western world. Albeit in Asia. While Lhasa was… Continue reading more »