Backpacker Tips for China

China is big…really big! And the culture there probably differs greatly from what you are used to seeing. But with plenty of sprawling spaces, packed urban areas, interesting food, and cultural opportunities — backpackers get a lot of adventure for the money spent.

Use these China tips for backpacking to enjoy your experience even more.

Free Tibet – The Real Story

On-the-ground research with refugees in India reveals the true story of Tibet.

The Chinese Finger Counting System

The Chinese method of showing numbers on their fingers which comes in handy while negotiating.

Road to Shangri-la

Backpacking story about finding love on the road to Shangri-la. By Lee Hohen

Travel Scams in China

Some backpacking travel scams to look out for while you are in China. By Meg [...]