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Mongolia/China

Travel map and Photograph Blog

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Travelling to China/Mongolia... arriving in Shanghai (China) via Bangkok (Thailand) then travelling to/through Shanghai, Hangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, (China), Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), Beijing (China)... and back home via Bangkok (Thailand)...



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Pearl of Pudong
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The spectacular 'Oriental Pearl TV Tower', from the banks of 'The Bund', Pudong, Shanghai, China..





Night on The Bund
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People enjoying an evening, on 'The Bund', Shanghai, China.





Afternoon on West Lake
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Late afternoon on beautiful 'West Lake', in what's considered one of China's beautiful cities, Hangzhou, China.





The Eagle has Landed
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A Kazakh hunting eagle, hooded with a 'tomaga', and tethered to a pole called a 'tugir', Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, Mongolia.





Reflections of Life
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Life reflected off a building, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.





Sur le Garde
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Chinese guard, on the steps leading to 'Chengguang Hall', Beihai Park, Beijing, China.





Summer Palace
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The spectacular Chinese royal garden architecture, and UNESCO listed, 'Summer Palace', Beijing, China.





Beijing International
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The entrance to the massive 'BIA (Beijing International Airport)', on a hazy afternoon, Beijing, China.





Other travels to China include;

South West China 2010 - Exploring South West China.
Silk Road Adventures 1995 - Traveling from Kashgar in the west across to the east coast.



Other Chinese photos from my travels;

Chinese photos- (PhotoStream)
Mongolian photos- (PhotoStream)




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Penang

Travel Map and Photo Blog

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Travelling to Malaysia... arriving in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) via Seoul (South Korea), then travelling to Kuala Lumpur, Georgetown (Penang), and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)...



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Petronas Towers
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The impressive 'Petronas Towers', in down-town Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.





Blue Mansion
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The entrance to the historic, influential, Chinese Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.





The Raw Prawn
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Fresh prawns on ice, at a local fish market, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.





Supersonic Odyssey
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The colourful 'Cosmos World' indoor fun park, in the massive 'Times Square' shopping mall, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.





Other travels to Malaysia include;

Melaka 2013 - Lapping up Nonya food and Peranakan culture.
Malaysia 2009 - Traveling through KL, Cameron Highlands and the Perhentian Islands.
Sabah/Brunei 2001 - Relaxing on tropical Pulau Gaya.
Sabah/Sarawak 1998 - Climbing Mt Kinabalu and exploring wild Borneo jungle.
Asian Adventures 1988 - Getting a taste of Peninsular Malaysia on my SEA sojourn.



Other Malaysian photos from my travels;

Malaysian photos - (PhotoStream)





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South Korea

Travel Map and Photo Blog

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Travelling to South Korea... arriving in Seoul (South Korea) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then travelling to/through Seoul, Sokcho, Seoraksan, Samcheok, (Gangwon-do), Gyeongju, (Gyeongsangbuk-do), Haeinsa, Busan, Jinju, (Gyeongsangnam-do), Yulpo, Gwangju, (Jeollanam-do), Seoul (South Korea) and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)...



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Catching the Moment
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Korean nun reviewing a captured moment, on her camera, Insadong, Seoul, South Korea.





Sokcho Fishing Port
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A plethora of Korean fishing boats, taken late afternoon, 'Dongmyeong Port', Sokcho, Gangwon-do, South Korea.





Shilla Tumuli
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An ancient 'Shilla or Silla' burial mound (ie.'Tumuli'), Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea.





Tripitaka Koreana
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Housed in the UNESCO listed, 'Haeinsa Janggyeong Pamnjeon' temple, you will find the oldest complete set of Buddhist Scriptures carved onto 81,258 wooden printing blocks, that date back to the 13th century, Haeinsa, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.





Fishing Flotilla
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Flotilla of fishing boats, moored in 'Nampodong Harbour', Busan, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.





Mountain Dew Tea Festival
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Traditional Korean musicians, at the 'Hadong-gun Mountain Dew Tea Cultural Festival', Hadong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.





On the Ropes
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Sorting fishing ropes, in the small seaside fishing village, Yulpo, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.





Green Tea
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Neatly planted rows of green tea, grown at the famous 'Boseong Tea Plantation', Boseong, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.





Chungjang-no District
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'Chungjang-no' is a vibrant pedestrianised shopping district, bursting at the seams with all manner of clothing shops, bars, nightclubs and restaurants. Very popular with young Korean's and tourists, Gwangju, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.





Other travels to Japan/Korea include;

Japan/Korea 2012 - Traveling from Osaka to Seoul.
Tokyo 2004 - Exploring the urban megalopolis that is Tokyo.



Other South Korean photos from my travels;

South Korean photos - (PhotoStream)





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