Big Crazy Family Adventure Leg 3 Pictures

On Leg 3 of their 13,000-mile journey, the Kirkby family travels from Busan, South Korea, to Tibet. See their pictures from the road, including Bodi’s sketches!

Photo By: Bruce Kirkby

Photo By: Bruce Kirkby

Photo By: Bruce Kirkby

Photo By: Bruce Kirkby

Photo By: Bruce Kirkby

Photo By: Bruce Kirkby

Visiting the Great Wall of China

The Kirkbys pose for a picture during their visit to the Great Wall of China.

Bodi's Journal Entry

Bodi re-creates the family’s trip to the Great Wall of China.

All Aboard!

Bodi Kirkby stands on the train platform as Taj and Christine get their gear unpacked from the overnight trek to Xining, China.

Bodi's Journal Entry

This picture from Bodi’s journal was drawn after the family took a train from Xining, China.

Prayer Wheel

The Kirkbys explore a large prayer wheel in Guìdé, China, and Bodi and Taj attempt to rotate the mighty structure.

Bodi's Journal Entry

Bodi draws his version of a large prayer wheel in China.

Light Up the Night

The glow of tent lanterns illuminates the night as the Kirkbys camp on shore of Qinghai Lake in Amdo province, on he border with Tibet

Bodi Rides a Yak

While on the road to Qinghai Lake, the Kirkbys get the opportunity to meet some local farmers. They persuade Bodi to take a ride on one of the farmers' yaks as the family migrates along the lake.

Bodi's Journal Entry

Bodi's drawing of fishing in Tibet.

Guìdé’s Prayer Flags

The family takes an afternoon hike to Guìdé’s prayer flags.