Lu Gu Hu

Back on our bikes after a couple of weeks off, we decided to head up to Lugu Lake, on the border between Sichuan and Yunnan. The Lugu Lake area is populated by the Mosuo people, one of the few matrilineal societies in the world. Traditionally, when women get married, they retain their name and home….


Very happy to be reunited with our bikes and getting back on the road.

Another long train journey

As we have limited time on our Chinese visa, and with winter fast approaching in the north, we decided to catch a train south to Chengdu, taking in a few sights along the way, before getting back on our bikes. We had been advised to arrive at the train station at least two hours before…