Tag Archives: border

Hong Kong Comments Off

Tweet After our flight (Michael and me) from Taipei to Shenzhen we stayed a night and crossed the border at midday of the following day. As Shenzhen borders directly to Hong Kong you can use the great public transport system from the first meter on to reach the city centre. Our hostel “YesInn” was located […]

Macao (澳門) Comments Off

Tweet Getting to the “Las Vegas” of China is pretty easy from Hong Kong. The ferries leave more less every 15-30 minutes both ways. Like Hong Kong, Macao is a special administrative region and you need to cross the border and get a visa even if you are coming from China mainland or Hong Kong. […]

Transsiberian Ulaanbaatar – Beijing Comments Off

Tweet At 6 o’clock in the morning it was time to go back to the train. This time we had to go with a Chinese train. There was no difference to the others, just one: a fan This was one of the most important things during this trip. In the dessert Gobi we reached a […]

Transsiberian Иркутck (Irkutsk) – Улаанбаатар (Ulaanbaatar) Comments Off

Tweet After a car ride of about 5 hours back to the city, we had a last shower in the hostel and we directly went to the train station. Andi from San Francisco, USA and Daniel from Rome, Italy we got known to in Baikaler joined us. Before getting in the train again we organized […]