Travel Photography

Grand Palace Bangkok

On our second full day in Thailand December 2018 we went to the Grand Palace and it was a really cool experience. Cool as in the place looks cool/great but not so cool weather wise. We left Edinburgh 2 days before and it was just 2C and then we arrive in the

Galae Restaurant Chiang Mai

When we went to Thailand we decided that we would try to go to three different kinds of environments (one per week for 3 weeks total). We wanted to do the big city Bangkok we wanted to do the seaside and we wanted to do the northern hills. Now Bangkok is Bangkok, if...

Daddys Antique Cafe and Restaurant

Now I love South East Asian food, whether it be Taiwanese, Chinese, Japanese or Thai, I love it. I thnk if I ever moved to that side of the world I honestly wouldn’t miss any of the foods in the UK. I swear everything you can

Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding

Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding

Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Chengdu was a funny place. It’s very touristy with loads of things you can buy for gifts but the city itself was the least impressive outside of Suzhou. There were two things

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Jiuzhaigou National Park China

Jiuzhaigou National Park China

Between the 8th and 10th July Liv and I travelled around Jiuzhaigou National Park and it was absolutely stunning. We have a few national parks here in the UK like the Cairngorms, Peak District, Lake District and so forth and while they’re pretty enough, when you’ve lived in that

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Suzhou China

Suzhou China

Suzhou China was one of the least friendly places we went to in China. Quite simple. People were in places genuinely quite hostile but when i travelled to China in 2007 I really wanted to see some of the famous traditional Chinese gardens

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Shanghai part two

Shanghai part two

In total I spent about 10 days in Shanghai throughout my month in China. Shanghai and Xian were easily my two favourite cities. Both have a very different feel to them and both have their own highlights but I

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Great Mosque of Xi’an

Great Mosque of Xi’an

Great Mosque of Xi’an. Xi’an along with Shanghai were my two favourite cities in China. Shanghai in many parts is incredibly modern but Xi’an is by and large a very old looking city. When I travelled to China I really

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Xi’an Muslim Street

Xi’an Muslim Street

Along with Shanghai I really loved Xi’an. The weather was fantastic, the city is beautiful, generally speaking the people are quite nice and the food was really good there (especially on Muslim Street). During our stay in Xi’an

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Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding

Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding

Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Chengdu was a funny place. It’s very touristy with loads of things you can buy for gifts but the city itself was the least impressive outside of Suzhou. There were two things

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