Sunrise can be awe-inspiring anywhere in the world, and especially so standing on the Great Wall of China. Marvel at the 6,000 east facing Terracotta Warriors in Xian, visit a Giant Panda breeding centre, journey up the mighty Yangtse River on a tour to see the famous 3 Gorges Dam. Join the locals and pedal around the busy streets of Beijing and pick up a yummy Peking Duck pancake along the way.
I'm getting ready to book the Highlights of China trip for March of this year and as such, I'm starting this thread to see if anyone else is booked for the departure or planning on going on the trip. I thought it would be nice to at least see who else is going on the tour!"
commented 27 Dec
"Gecko's "China Odyssey" tour was a spectacular array of sites throughout China, beginning in Hong Kong, and ending in Shanghai. Being a lengthy tour of 25 days, it was just what I was looking for, knowing that it would take me to the farthest reaches across China.... north, south, east, and west. ..."
reviewed 31 Aug
"This was my second tour with Sundowners having previously enjoyed the Trans-Siberian in 2008.
Five adventurers, an engaging and ever vigilant Group Leader plus a variety of knowledgable local guides made for a great experience.
With the right attitude and a sense of humour this is one of the world..."
reviewed 12 Nov
"Hi all, is anyone going on the Great Wall and Warriors tour (Beijing - Xian - Shanghai) 23rd March?? My name is Moira and I am very excited to be on this tour with two friends :) Just thought I'd say hi to anyone who is hoping to be doing the tour with us :) "
commented 6 Mar
"I can honestly say that taking the Vodkatrain was one of the best decisions I have made. It is not your typical 'tour', and I was really fortunate to be travelling with a wonderful group of like-minded people, many of whom I'm still in touch with three years later.
The trains are amazing, the scen..."
reviewed 9 Aug
"I'm on my sister and brotherinlaw's computer so a picture of them appeared...its not me...its them.I'll work on how to get my picture there..so I guess its a trip to the techie nephew next....Karen from Saskatchewan, Canada"
commented 26 Feb
"Are you planning to take the China paid teaching with TEFL trip (August 2013)? What is your experience with the application process? I took the English language test and handed in my hand-written essay. I received my test score without any explanation of what the score means or the scale the score f..."
commented 5 Mar