Travel Blogs from Yuxi, China

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The Chinese City, Kumming, China travel blog

The Chinese City

A travel blog entry by adamandeva

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The dragon ...

Sixty Sweet Miles, Yuxi, China travel blog

Sixty Sweet Miles

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... riding like a treat.  The sun was also out, taking the sharp edge of the icy winds which we have become used to in China. After having our third morning of Camellia Hotel breakfast, we packed up the bikes in the room.  I knew there was a reason ...

Yuxi Day 1, Yuxi , China travel blog

Yuxi Day 1

A travel blog entry by boness-academy

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... into his school.  We then exchanged gifts and sat back down to watch some performances of dancing and singing by the Yuxi students.  Our group then had their chance to show off their talents.  Lynsey yet again offered to be the ...

Buddhists, Beaches and Boats!, Yuxi, China travel blog

Buddhists, Beaches and Boats!

A travel blog entry by boness-academy

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... to the beach and Ryan became a sand mermiad who was at least a C cup!" - Natasha "Today we went to an old town near Yuxi called Tonghai. Afterwards we went to a beach and some of us went on a pedal boat ride. Also at dinner we took panorama photos ...

Jangshui tea house show pretty place, Jangshui, China travel blog

Jangshui tea house show pretty place

A travel blog entry by raquel_chiel

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... kept on drinking then to fit it. To go back home we took a auto rickshaw driven by a women. It seems that women in china have a more important role than women in india, at least you can see them driving buses, working in the building sites and also ...

15th June – Day off Yuxi, Yuxi, China travel blog

15th June – Day off Yuxi

A travel blog entry by boness-academy

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... my pizza arrived everyone had eaten and were wanting to go back to the hotel.  For the record if you ever find yourself in Yuxi, staying At the Longma Hotel – try the Holy Land pizza from the Pizza Hut down the road – it’s really ...

Yuxi - The Adventure Continues!, Yuxi, China travel blog

Yuxi - The Adventure Continues!

A travel blog entry by boness-academy

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... btw). We all played dares and Carla ended up with a face mask of shaving cream!" - Robbie and Lauren "Seeing another side to China here in Yuxi, a bit less hustle and bustle. After getting refreshed in the hotel we had a nice walk up to the Red Tower. ...

The plastic bag saves the day, Kumming, Yunnan, China travel blog

The plastic bag saves the day

A travel blog entry by simon.f

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... for a good couple of hours, but it was a cool experience to play some cards in the shade of a limescale tree! China's current population is 1.3 billion people and it seems that most of these reside in the area just around Kumming's central train ...

Yuxi No. 3 Middle School, Yuxi, China travel blog

Yuxi No. 3 Middle School

A travel blog entry by boness-academy

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... I would love to do it again and again!" - Robbie "Do you ever wonder what it's like to be a celebrity? Well, at Yuxi number 3 middle school, I think every single one of us got to experience that feeling! There were cameras here and there and screams here ...

Yuxi, Yuxi, China travel blog

Yuxi

A travel blog entry by trevorlyon

I didnt see a single westerner here for 3 days. Simple things like checking into a hotel or finding the bus station proved unnecessarily ...

Yuxi-Huanian, Yuxi, China travel blog

Yuxi-Huanian

A travel blog entry by virgdav

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Yuxi-Huanian - 92km - 14.8km/h 2eme jour, et premiere grosse descente de 15 km jusqu'a la ville. Faut dire que Kunming est a 2000m d'altitude, il est donc normal qu'on commence par descendre avant de monter... Arrives a la ville, David fait reparer ...

Getting to Kumning - Dukes of Hazard style, Kumning, China travel blog

Getting to Kumning - Dukes of Hazard style

A travel blog entry by chris74

... slow down so pedestrians have a fighting chance of getting out of the way. Kunming definitely has a different feel than the rest of China. Of the 102-ish ethnic groups in China 26 of them are in this province (Yunnan). They have all done their best ...

It's FESTIVAL Time in Tianyang, Tianyang, China travel blog

It's FESTIVAL Time in Tianyang

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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G'day to you all, Hope alls well in your lands. All is sure well here in the south of China. Summer has finally found us and the weekend was into the 30's, or so I'm told. Tianyang is a town full of festive spirit and parties at the moment. On ...

Teachers Day, Tianyang, China travel blog

Teachers Day

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... and things made out of paper and a heap of Christmas Cards. I think Happy Christmas translates into whatever they want it to in China as they were giving each other Christmas Cards on Students Day too. Hey, why not, if we could have Christmas every day ...

Winter Break, The Sleeper Train To Kumning, Tianyang, China travel blog

Winter Break, The Sleeper Train To Kumning

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... ago; and two, it's a warm 27 degrees most days at the moment. I had been chatting to several foreign teachers from around China over the past few weeks to see where everyone was heading. For some strange reason most wanted to head north where it is ...

The Special Moment When It All Comes Together, Tianyang, China travel blog

The Special Moment When It All Comes Together

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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Hey Hey and a Big G'Day to you all, It's difficult to sleep. It's so hot at the moment. I'm sick of trying to find cool spots on the bed so I thought I'd drop in and stay awhile. Soon I'll be leaving my little Tianyang with not only my travel pak ...

BBQ with Beautiful N Grandpas Golden Smile, Tianyang, China travel blog

BBQ with Beautiful N Grandpas Golden Smile

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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Hey Hey and G'day to you all, Hope alls well in life. Alls well here in the south of China. I've had a fantastic weekend so far. The week's classes were great. We sang, we jumped around and learnt rhyming words. 'Shanes a pain' was the most ...

Childrens Day Celebrations 2006, Tianyang, China travel blog

Childrens Day Celebrations 2006

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... classes or that the students whom walked away with an English book didn't win it for being the best at Chinese. This is China, maybe they did and I'm the confused one! All in all, Childrens Day 2006 was just perfect. The rain held out until the ...

Chinese/Vietnam Border Adventure, Tianyang, China travel blog

Chinese/Vietnam Border Adventure

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... but they don't freakin understand each either.   Seriously, it's not the first time this has happened.  Guangxi, China's southern most border province to Vietnam is over 60% Minority Peoples.  Meaning...Village People in our words.  ...

Hor Mai (May Day Break), Hor Mai, China travel blog

Hor Mai (May Day Break)

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... caves in Australia but these just blow your mind. Finally we made it back to the village and the feast was about to begin. In China, it just keeps coming. Each meal here is like a 20 course meal! We ate and drank into the night in the paradise that ...

Winter Break Is At An End, Tianyang, China travel blog

Winter Break Is At An End

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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* There will be no photos posted for this entry Thursday, 16th February 2006 It was 4:25am and we were woken by the train staff. Hey that gives us five minutes to wake and do what we need. Usually they wake you about thirty minutes ...

World Cup 2006: What Does 12:00am Mean To You?, Tianyang, China travel blog

World Cup 2006: What Does 12:00am Mean To You?

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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Mate, what does 12:00 mean to you? Does it mean tomorrow or tonight? Oh, I forgot, I missed the Australia and Brazil game. Everyone was waiting for me at bbq but after a slight, yet typical communication mishap I missed the game. Here is ...

From The Edmonton Journal: My Fav Travelpodder, Tianyang, China travel blog

From The Edmonton Journal: My Fav Travelpodder

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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Hey Hey and G'day to you all, Both entries for April 1st were published in the Edmonton Journal. I got them from Carmella's Travelogue, and with permission granted I wanted to add them to my travelogue. For those who haven't read her ...

World Cup 2006 in Tianyang - Australia Vs Japan, Tianyang, China travel blog

World Cup 2006 in Tianyang - Australia Vs Japan

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... the World Cup (Hey, I'm a big fan!). Then the second goal came and then the third. It was actually like it was China playing against Japan. I'm not sure if they were happier because it was my country who won their first game OR because JAPAN ...

In With The Pigs, Tianyang, China travel blog

In With The Pigs

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... for a few months and withheld certain events from my travelogue more for so my family wouldn't worry about my health in China. I have written about certain situations of my travels from the past and present in the Travelpod forums, now I've decided to ...

Loyer or Leye (May Day Break), Loyer, China travel blog

Loyer or Leye (May Day Break)

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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Hey Hey and a Big G'Day to you. After classes Mandy and I headed off to Baise to catch the bus to Lor Yeh. Here I stayed in double room in a beautiful hotel for the first few nights as Luke is good friends with the big honcho for education in ...

Relaxing N Window Shopping N Eating Snails, Tianyang, China travel blog

Relaxing N Window Shopping N Eating Snails

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... other countries I have visited. To make a mistake is to loose face. This I have found is a rather large barrier in China. I have met several other male English teachers since the new bbq area opened. They have actually came over to introduce ...

From The Edmonton Journal: Travelpod.com, Tianyang, China travel blog

From The Edmonton Journal: Travelpod.com

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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And a sister article for TravelPod... Travel blogs keep wanderers in touch Scott Petersen, The Edmonton Journal Published: Saturday, April 01, 2006 When Luc Levesque started up a website to post snippets about his travels nine years ago, he had ...

Happy Women's Day, Tianyang, China travel blog

Happy Women's Day

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... to Tianyang this year. Today is Women's Day in China. It's an exciting day for me as it's my second Women's Day in China. I thought that was a worthy event to share with friends and family and a chance to update my travelogue. It was a year on the ...

Yippeeee, I Made It To The Travelpod Newsletter!, Tianyang, China travel blog

Yippeeee, I Made It To The Travelpod Newsletter!

A travel blog entry by eddakath

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... cools that. I've never been featured before. Closest and just as honourable I guess is walking outside of my building here in China, everyone's eyes are diverted towards me. I guess it is kind of the same thing really! Anyhow, for those who never ...

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