More than 2000 caves holding literally hundreds of thousand of statues of Lord Buddha and his disciples have been carved into the side of a limestone cliff stretching about a kilometre beside the Yi River in the Chinese province of Henan.
Our first trip away for the year is to the village of Broke in Singleton NSW. Located in the Broke-Fordwich wine region of the Hunter Valley it is a little over 2 hours drive north from Sydney.
Another stunning example of the hard working efforts of the archeologists dedicating themselves to restoring the ancient ruins of the Yucatan.
I took a short stroll this morning while Rai was visiting the dentist. Ettalong Beach has a nice easy walk along the bay side and there’s a great restaurant/cafe along the way for those in…
Early April 2012 and we’re on a family vacation in China – the first overseas holiday – we are not expert international travellers by any standard. We arrived in Xian after spending a few days in Beijing and our first organised trip was a tour of the original city walls from the ancient city.