With summer vacation time arriving, this blog from a young Denver couple who are travelling the globe is great inspiration for your own adventures. The two embarked on a one year long trip around the world this past December, and at about the half way point, it seems like they are enjoying themselves as much as ever! Such a fun read.
Originally posted on The Chamborres Expedition:
It has been a while since our last post. The reason? We have been bumming around on the beaches of Busan, South Korea for the past eight days.
Before getting into our fun in the sun, we’ll take you back to our last moments in China. On our final night in Beijing, we liberated ourselves of the massive Lonely Planet China guidebook we had purchased and felt a great weight off our shoulders (both literally and metaphorically). Guidebooks can be a double-edged sword; they provide you with valuable information and are a one-stop shop for planning a trip, but they also leave you feeling like you have to see and do everything. We now know 100% that we prefer to travel without them.
When all was said and done, we spent five weeks maneuvering the crowds, traffic and tourist hotspots of eight different Chinese cities. Don’t get us wrong, we…
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