Travel Blogs from Chengdu
... seats into the front, the seats all on one level, capacity only about 40. We were served dried, salted peas and green tea and sat on bamboo chairs. The show had a number of different acts, first some Chinese instruments that I've never seen before, making beautiful music. The next one was more comedic opera (I think), and was hoping the whole show wasn't filled with more of the second act. The third act was a puppeteer doing mask changing, ...
... like a good opportunity. We were not disappointed, nestled at the top of a hill the views from the top were exquisite. The temple was equally impressive and much more a custom to what we have seen and liked before. A great day out and as the bus only cost 47CNY from Chengdu a bargain too.
Next stop Guilin and Yangshuo to see the countryside. T-shirt weather is only a couple of train rides away.
We stayed at Sim's Cozy Garden ...
... income anyone could be forgiven for thinking that my manager would be aware I could not afford very much and to have my hotel and everything paid for me, but NOO , good old fashioned chinese rationale led him to believe that booking me a top hotel then leaving me to fit the cost myself was a great idea !!!
Thank God for Mastercard thats all I say !!
But anyways, I as I sat on the plane I had my Lonely planet guide and sheet of paper with the name ...
... i have taken my first step into travel writing (Sorry i beat you too it danny) and have down updated the Chengdu wiki-travel page to include all the information on happy valley anyone could possibly need. I am just waiting by the phone for Lonely Planet to call soon :-)
To finish off our western day we took the metro into town to visit one of the top (travel budget) joints in town, Peter Tex-mex restaurant. We then proceeded to stuff our faces with more ...
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Huang qi 60
Bai zhu 15
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