In the fifth episode of our Sichuan adventure Jack and DJ discover the charming city of Dujiangyan. A 2,000 year old irrigation system still in operation. Cute black and white bears playing in their natural habitat. Rope ladders, tourist hoards, a drone lesson and red pandas all included.
In the fourth episode of our Sichuan adventure, Jack and DJ take on a 5,000-meter peak in the Four Sisters National Park. A two day walk through Panda land, with alpine meadows, lakes and majestic views. Yaks, multi colored climbers, pack horses and prayer flags all covered.
In the third episode of our Sichuan adventure, we drive 10 hours from Moxi to Rilong. Along rivers, through majestic mountains, and long stretching grasslands. Tibetan villages, Monasteries, Cycling pilgrims and landslides all encountered and recorded.
In the second episode in our Sichuan adventure, we hike up the Hailuogou valley. A walk on ice hiking up into Asia’s lowest glacier. An easy stroll in high altitude, a cable car ride and a hot spring to finish the day. Prayer flags, waterfalls, an epic glacier and the odd monkey all included.
In the first episode in our Sichuan adventure we travel from Chengdu to Moxi Zhen and into the Hai Luogou valley. A mega drive right into the heart of Western Sichuan. A beautiful alpine town surrounded by snow covered mountains plus a walk in Red Panda land. Raging rivers, posing monkey’s and bamboo bridges are all included.
Gong Yani started her career as a synchronised swimmer when she was six years old. Originally from Wenzhou, in Zhejiang, her father believed she would have the chance of a better life if she joined the team. Her life since then has been through many ups and downs as she has struggled to progress to the senior team and have a shot at competing in the National championships. Her ultimate goal is to join the Chinese Olympic team. Coming back from a career threatening injury Yani is now captain of the Hunan Provincial team and working hard towards her goal.
All shot on an iPhone.
In the fifth and final episode on the Lantau trail we take on sections 10,11 and 12 in a 20 km hike. A long flat walk high above Hong Kong’s longest beach. A dramatic final stretch up and over a peninsula to finish off the Lantau trail. Beaches, waterfalls, forests and of course the cows.
See the maps for Section 10, Section 11 and Section 12
In the fourth episode on the Lantau trail, we take on sections seven, eight and nine in a 23 KM hike. A dramatic secluded coast walk that will surprise anyone. Discover rare old farming communities and deserted villages. Isolated beaches, an old fort, challenging paths and more wondering cows. D J Clark makes his way from Tai O to Shui Hau.
See the maps for Section 7, Section 8 and Section 9
In the third episode on the Lantau trail we take on sections five and six. An escape from the crowds along an open ridge. An idyllic fishing village with much to explore. Hidden temples, wandering cows, stilted houses, and peaks galore all this and much much more as D J Clark makes his way from Sham Wat Road to Tai O.
See the maps for Section 5 & Section 6
In the second episode on the Lantau trail we take on sections three and four. Epic views from Hong Kong’s second tallest peak. An up and down and all around this walk has something for everyone. Big Buddha’s, giant sculptures, the occasional cow and a peak to rival all others.
See the maps for Section 3 & Section 4