China – Trailblazing Trains

China – Trailblazing Trains

CHINA Trailblazing Trains In 2023, China introduced five new high-speed train routes that improve travel, offering faster, more efficient and scenic connections between key destinations. One notable route is from Dali to Lijiang to Shangri-La in Yunnan, taking less...
China: Yunnan’s Charm & Church

China: Yunnan’s Charm & Church

CHINA Worship in Yunnan It might come as a surprise that among the remote slopes of the Tibetan Plateau in Yunnan Province stands a Catholic Church. This intriguing presence traces back nearly two centuries when ambitious French missionaries ventured into this distant...
Secrets of Shangri-la

Secrets of Shangri-la

CHINA Secrets of Shangri-la China, with its vast landscapes and rich history, is a land of endless wonder. From the awe-inspiring Great Wall to its diverse culture, world-class cuisine, and modern cities like Shanghai and Beijing, China’s sites are nothing short...
China – Luxury Yangtze River Cruise

China – Luxury Yangtze River Cruise

CHINA Luxury Yangtze River Cruise Experience a luxurious river cruise in China with the Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer which operates between Chongqing and Yichang. The cruise usually lasts 4 days/3 nights and departs Chongqing on Thursdays.   The staff-to-passenger...
China – Iconic Art Deco Hotel

China – Iconic Art Deco Hotel

CHINA Iconic Art Deco Hotel   In the 1930s, Shanghai gained its reputation as the “Paris of the East”, attracting a diverse array of people with its fusion of Eastern and Western cultures, thriving economy, and bustling nightlife. It was during that time that a...