Month: January 2019

Rest and Recovery in Kunming

Rest and Recovery in Kunming

If you haven’t read my previous post, ‘An Eventful First Week in China’, you may wonder why we (not we – I, Lucia) need ‘Rest and Recovery’ from our cycle tour. Unfortunately, I fell off my bike at high speed whilst cycling downhill on a highway, about 15km from the small town of Puwenzhen in Yunnan Province, China. My knee and wrist were in a bad way, so I needed to go to the hospital. Long story short – nothing was broken, but I was definitely not strong enough to cycle anytime soon. So we decided to get ourselves to the nearest big city, Kunming, where we could stay with an amazing Warmshowers Host whilst I got back on my feet. This post is about my recovery and our time in the wonderful city that is Kunming. 

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An Eventful First Week In China

An Eventful First Week In China

Time to catch up!

As a type this, we have actually been in China for over two weeks now! It was an eventful first week in China, a lot has happened and thus I just haven’t got ‘around tuit’ for writing my journal. So retrospectively, I will endeavour to fill you in on our Chinese escapades so far… Grab that cuppa… it’s another long one!

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