Articles

Life in China

Qujing Tourism?
The first night we were in Qujing, we were told the cave they wanted us to explore was flooded (bummer) and there were no other caves nearby (further bummer), but would we like to see some pictures of the entrance? <read more>
Food in China
We've had some amazing food here in China. Rat – bony, but the leg is okay. Squirrel – highly recommended. Dog – a bit fatty. 40 types of Fungus – tasty, but they smell vaguely of their origins (avoid the chicken liver fungus). <read more>

Caving in China

Rigging in China
Rigging the caves and dolines of China proved to be very different to rigging caves back in Europe... When choosing your trees for rebelays I find the following guidelines helpful. For some reason the best positioned trees are always the dead ones. <read more>