‘Bring me Ningbo of burning gold, bring me my arrows of desire…’

An unexpected morning shift before my days off last week afforded me the chance of a short midweek city break and having heard many good things from both numerous friends and Leightonliterature.com, and with it being under 2 hours away, I decided to jump on the train & head North to the city of Ningbo. […]

Harbin(ger) of doom! (final part)

The minibus pulled up at a nondescript junction of a duel carriageway and the driver motioned for everyone to disembark. In both directions all I could see were snow covered fields and road, with the exception of the huge billboard marking the turning for Sun Island pointing back the direction we’d just come. As the […]