by way of

We went by way of Taiwan.

I said so by way of a joke.

I said it by way of a joke.

He said so by way of a joke.

I repeat it by way of caution.

He came here by way of Boston.

She said that by way of apology.

He came back by way of Honolulu.

I went to London by way of Paris.

He went Europe by way of Siberia.

He went to India by way of Japan.

We came back by way of Hong Kong.

He said so only by way of a joke.

He returned home by way of Europe.

I went to Europe by way of America.

They went to Paris by way of Calais.

He came to London by way of Siberia.

He returned home by way of Hong Kong.