188 Home (Wuhan Dadongmen)
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... and commercial city, but recently some very pleasant waterfront and pedestrian areas have been built. It is also the home of Wuhan University, where Jin went to college.
In the morning we visited the campus of Wuhan University, which is a beautiful and picturesque spot. They have to charge admission during cherry blossom season, to keep the crowds ...
We departed Shanghai yesterday morning bound for the medium sized city of Wuhan (population of 9 million) of the Hubei province. This was where we would begin our cruise up the Yangtze River. Before we boarded our vessel, our group stopped at the museum of the Tomb of Marquis Yi of Zeng. This tomb dated back to over 2,500 years ago and was uncovered in the late 1970's. The most remarkable part of the tomb's discovery was the well preserved nature of all ...
... with more floors - we are on floor 5 with a great room, lots of space, and our own balcony. Unpacked (yeah - 5 nights without packing and unpacking) and explored around the boat. Had a drink in the bar (yeah, gin and tonic!) with some of our group, who are, we find, quite companionable. Then had a shower and changed for dinner, which was a buffet. Since it had a great salad bar, we mostly all filled up on salad and soup, but did sample the duck, chicken ...
... was about 0630 hrs. The total chaos that occurs I could never explain. It would appear cars are duty bound to obey the traffic lights. However motorcycles, scooters, bikes and pedestrians do what they want. You have to see the video, and it really gets bazaar during rush hour.
We left for the Shanghai airport ...
... older villages. We looked in the market at all the fresh produce and visited a kindergarten. The children were delightful! They sang for us, then we led them in doing the Hokey Pokey. After that we played some ball games together.
We moved on to look at a farmer's mud house and learnt how he grinded corn. The house has mod cons like electricity and gas, but is not heated. The same applied to the ...
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