“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Chinese proverb

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Entering China on a transit visa: how to do it

China is a stunning country, and you should definitely take a couple of weeks or more to discover the place. The downside, however, is the fact that a Chinese visa is quite expensive and sometimes a hassle to get. You have to apply for the visa well upfront, need to present a travel schedule with

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How to visit Shanghai on a budget

Shanghai has much to offer, but unfortunately, it doesn’t come without a price. Just like every other bustling world city, Shanghai is expensive. Very, very expensive. You’ll pay twice as much, or even more if you’re not careful. Do you wonder how to visit Shanghai on a budget? We’ve been in the city for five

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Travel Diary #1: Discovering Shanghai with kids

  Our long term family trip has started When you are planning a long term family trip, you have a great deal to look forward to, but still, the moment of saying goodbye is not something fun to do. After saying goodbye to our friends, it is with some tears in the corner of our

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