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Touring China using apps and social media

How easy is it to get around China using only travel apps and social media?

The Chinese firewall blocking access to many sites outside China means no Twitter, Facebook or YouTube - but China does have its own similar apps and social sites.

Armed with just a smartphone, Ben Zand decides to journey into China. He begins his adventure in Hong Kong - but how much further will he get before encountering communication problems?

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