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Travel Articles: China
Epic Landscapes. Amazing Tea. Mouth watering food. Thousands of years of history. China has it all and then some. Take a journey with me as I recount my details of this amazing trip in October of 2015. We'll start in Beijing, hike along the Great Wall and end in Yangshou floating down the Li River surrounded by limestone giants.
A large variety of cuisine can be enjoyed throughout the vast country. Seven major schools of cuisine exist and have resulted in dishes that are unique to varying regions of China. Learn more about the specific cuisines, common ingredients & dishes, and the real reason why the Chinese use chopsticks!
Wildlife of China
China may not come to mind as a destination for wildlife enthusiasts. However, it should not be overlooked as the home to some of the world's most intriguing creatures! Learn about the wildlife you may encounter on a China trip, and the conservation efforts protecting the precious wildlife.
Beijing in 10 days
A quick mother-daughter trip to Beijing, exploring the highlights of the frenzied but amazing city.
Double the Adventure
Before embarking on a journey, you put a lot of effort into deciding where to go, preparing, and researching. While takingthe time to organize a trip, why not plan to see TWO destinations? There are so many possible combinations of places that are easy to see during one adventure, and we love customizing these fusion trips for our travelers! …
China - Hidden Dragon, Sleeping Workers
This journal is about my experiences in China during the summer of 2008 just before the Olympic Games. We traveled all over the country and had an amazing adventure.
China Weather and Best Time To Go
Temperatures in China vary tremendously, influenced mostly by latitude and monsoon activities. From north to south, China consists of five separate temperature zones: cold-temperate, mid-temperate, warm-temperate, subtropical, and tropical. Generally, during winter the country is divided. Travelers who travel to China during these months …
History, Politics and Culture of China
The rise & fall of dynasties, political revolutions, and an evolving culture that is yet tied to ancient traditions have all shaped the country into what it is today. It is difficult to characterize China simple, as it is a truly unique culture with vast diversity within. Learn more about this intriguing place before your trip.
Not only is China one of the world's oldest civilizations, the vast country offers travelers a variety of opportunities. History buffs will be intrigued, people seeking cultural experiences will find them to be endless, & those interested in the natural world will be able to explore the diverse environments throughout China.
You have booked a trip to China. Now what? Getting ready for such an adventurous trip can definitely result in some uncertainty! This FAQ answers many of the commonly asked traveler questions. From what kind of foods to expect to packing suggestions, this will hopefully help you get better prepared for your China trip.
Wild China Event in Missoula
Wild China | FREE Screening in Missoula
After 15 years of planning trips across the globe, Adventure Life is celebrating our newest addition -CHINA! To celebrate this exciting destination, episodes 1 & 2 of the BBC series WILD CHINA will be shown for FREE in our hometown of Missoula. Thisseries reveals little-known natural treasures and secret wildlife havens of China's wildest …
Best Places to Stay in Hong Kong
In Hong Kong, space comes at a premium. The travelers have to make a choice between a big room and low prices. Most hotels in Hong Kong have small and tiny rooms. However, more than the room size, it’s the location of the hotel that matters. Selecting the right location will go a long way when it comes to making your Hong Kong trip truly …
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