I visited my friends Ryan and Maggie for 12 days in Denver, Colorado. What an amazing place it is, mountains, snow, lots of animals and even better...lots of breweries!!
A few shots from our trips into the mountains and in the local parks
My first try at snowboarding was not as bad as I expected, a sore butt the next day yes, but after a couple of hours I managed to board the run without falling!
Emma, Simeon and I had a day trip to Dublin for 12 pound return flights! A visit to the Guinness factory was essential!
I had 2 nights with Malcolm and Ann in Stalham near Norwich. We spent a day on a boat on the Broads and Ann cooked an amazing roast lunch the day I left with all the vegies coming from her allotment!
Emma and I had a day trip to London and Si joined us in the afternoon after work, thanks again Emma for braving the Lord's cricket tour!
I Spent 10 bloody awesome days with Emma and Simeon in Stevenage their hometown which is about 45 miles north of London....we visited a few pubs while in Stevenage...
Trev and I had 4 days in Dali, chillin out and exploring the area
Trev and I visited Len and Lily in Guiyang for 3 nights on our way to Xian after leaving Dali.
This budha is 71 metres high and is the tallest sitting buddha in thw orld carved into the cliff face where 2 rivers meet in central Sichuan Province
We spent 2 nights in Shangrila, a beautiful small town on the border of Tibet
We stayed a couple of nights in a small village called Dehang in remote western Hunan Province, bloody beautiful!