Ningbo, China. It's not as well known as Shanghai or Hangzhou but it certainly has its adventures. I've lived in Ningbo since January 2019 and I've been lucky enough to explore as many parts of it as possible, especially with COVID restricting travel out of China. This list isn't extensive but it does give a… Continue reading 4 Things to do in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province
Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province – What can you actually do there?
I'm going to share with you 3 parts: What we did/saw. What I would recommend for your trip thereOther places that might be of interest around Wenzhou. Mandatory masks and train selfie from Ningbo to Wenzhou So, due to Covid affecting EVERYTHING in the world, Expats living in China are on stricter travel plans. Some… Continue reading Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province – What can you actually do there?
Famous Ningbo Sight – Qiantong Ancient Town, Ninghai
Qiantong Ancient Town - Ninghai, Ningbo, China October 1st 2020 marked the beginning of Mid-Autumn Festival in China (the 15th day of the 8th Lunar month). For most Chinese and Expats in China, this begins a week long holiday where everyone flocks to neighbouring cities or home to see family. National Day also fell on… Continue reading Famous Ningbo Sight – Qiantong Ancient Town, Ninghai
Xikou/Xuedoushan – Someone’s Watching Over Me! Golden Buddha of Ningbo
Sometimes you just need to chill out and breathe! September saw me attempt to gain a sighting of the Golden Buddha for the second time this year! This area is known to some as Xikou and to others as Xuedoushan, either way it lies in the South of Ningbo, in Zhejiang Province, China. Transport - As… Continue reading Xikou/Xuedoushan – Someone’s Watching Over Me! Golden Buddha of Ningbo
Ningbo Tour No.1 - Jiulonghu Just like everyone else in the world, my travel plans for the Summer had been cancelled. No longer was a trip to Cambodia on the cards, instead an entrapment in China. Due to restrictions, it would become safer (and easier) to remain in my own city in China of Ningbo.… Continue reading Staycation Summer