Sleeper Train Adventures: Tea Picking in Meijiawu Village

It happened y’all. I found a place to pick tea. My last day in Hangzhou I woke up with positive thoughts, telling myself I just had to get outside and it will all work out. After breakfast I set out for Meijiawu Village, another area in Hangzhou famous for it’s tea fields. I wasn’t inContinue reading “Sleeper Train Adventures: Tea Picking in Meijiawu Village”

Sleeper Train Adventures: Longjing Village and Dragon Well Tea

We started off our first full day in Hangzhou eating breakfast at our hotel. It was nice to finally have a day where we didn’t have to wake up and rush somewhere. This was the part of the trip that I had planned the least. I only had one goal for the last leg ofContinue reading “Sleeper Train Adventures: Longjing Village and Dragon Well Tea”

Sleeper Train Adventures: Two Mountain Hotels with Great Views

We woke up early on our second day in Beijing to make our way back down to the city and catch our afternoon train to Hangzhou. Waking up to the view of the Great Wall outside our window really made me question our decision to no stay an extra night. However we had to makeContinue reading “Sleeper Train Adventures: Two Mountain Hotels with Great Views”