I could have titled “I ate dog meat without knowing it” but I preferred for this article to start from…
Backpacking China, discovering Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Yangshuo, the Dong villages of Guangxi, Shanghai, the monasteries and the Tibetan people from Amdo in Gansu and Qinghai, Suzhou... solo and without speaking Mandarin. Yes, it's possible and the topic of this section of the travel blog.You will find:
- some tips for backpacking China solo without speaking Chinese. Through the story of the beginning of my first trip to China (Hong Kong and Canton), I show you that it is perfectly possible to travel to China without speaking Chinese and I give you some tips.
- a comprehensive guide and travelogue to the magnificent karst peaks of Yangshuo. Through the part 2 of my first trip to Southern China, I take you to Yangshuo surroundings and give you tips on how to hike alone without speaking Chinese.
- How to organise a cruise on Li River. You will find all the information to organise your trip to Xingping and the cruise to Yangdi.
- Eating dog meat is not a Chinese custom