A mega-photo post providing a through-the-lens look at my whirlwind visit to the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai as part of my Cathay Pacific China Experience tour.
Awkward moments abound as we tour and chat to students at the Eastern Tibet Training Institute before visiting China’s largest Buddhist Prayer Wheel and taste test a number of Yak-based local delicacies.
There’s nothing quote like cuddling a Giant Panda and today that’s exactly what we got to do at Chengdu’s Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Cute overload WARNING!
An early flight delivers us in Xi’an, the home of the Terracotta Army, where we visit The Forest of Stone Steles and create our own take-home rubbings of ancient engraved stone slabs.
A bucket list day for sure with a visit to the Xi’an Museum for an up close and personal “white glove experience”, before a much anticipated visit to the archeologically significant Terracotta Army.
Landing in Beijing it's time to see some of China's most stunning sights with visits to the Forbidden City, the Hutongs and the Great Wall of China as part of my Cathay Pacific China Experience tour.