The ultimate 8 week itinerary for China

I’ve just concluded an 8 week journey around China. It’s a massive country worthy of a longer trip, or even multiple trips if you’re up for it. Me, this was enough time to see most of what I wanted to see, especially given my limited Chinese Tourist visa of 60 days in total. How did I spend 8 weeks here? Here’s my itinerary.

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Do I like Beijing?

I’ve spent the past 5 days in Beijing and find the city to be a paradox… but there’s no doubt that it is seriously impressive. I mean, it’s a city of nearly 22 million people which is a LOT but yet it pulls it off in some kind of organised chaos. The air pollution is the worst in the world (it’s seriously kak) but the city is clean! It boggles the mind. But do I like the city?

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