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How to Get & Stay Fit While Traveling

I feel like there’s a bit of a misconception when it comes to travel and fitness. For some reason, people seem to think they don’t go together. There’s a mirage of luxury painted over the lens of travel. A mirage that often brings up images of people lying on some perfect white sand beach, usuall...

2017: Our Most Adventurous Year Yet

2017 is fading fast my friends. It’s been a great year, but honestly, we’re less sad to see it go and more excited to bring on another new year. Why? Because 2018 marks our final year in China! This means we have one more year to pack in all the crazy Chinese adventures we can before hitting the ...

Hiking China’s Grand Canyon: Pingshanhu

* This post contains some affiliate links. Spires and columns of brick red sandstone stretch out as far as the eye can see. The landscape is dry and arid, the river that once helped carved this massive canyon long since dried up many years ago. Just wind, wildlife, and the occasional tourist flow...

Hiking Tianmen Mountain: A Gateway to Heaven

A 1500 meter tall mountain overlooking Zhangjiajie City, Tianmen Mountain is best known for its 3 famous landmarks: Tianmen Cave, an oblong shaped hole creating a natural bridge that connects two different mountain peaks, 99 Bends Road that winds up the mountain to Tianmen Cave, and its cableway,...

How to Find Jiangmen’s Hidden Waterfall

This place is easily the most amazing hidden gem we’ve found near our home in Zhuhai, China.  The water in the swimming hole is the most amazing shade of turquoise blue and absolutely crystal clear.  This incredible waterfall flows from a spring on top of the mountain, splashing down into a large...

Zhuhai Island Guide

Zhuhai is home to 217 islands, most of which are super tiny and uninhabited, but, the few that are inhabited, are totally worth exploring, and with clean blue water, mountain trails, and spectacular seafood, I highly recommend a trip.  These islands are relatively unknown to foreigners, and as us...