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Today was another great day... well, until about 10pm but we'll get to that later. This morning I was awake SUPER EARLY so I took a shower and got our bags packed to leave the cruise while Kamie snored. He still has a fairly bad cold but he's trooping along.
We finally arrived in the massive city of Chongquing around 3am but the sites just getting there were amazing. Chongquing is one of the largest cities in China and in the world. The ...
... allowing for safer navigation. This enormous project crucial for industrial China is still the subject of much controversy. The vast reservoir created by the dam forced the relocation of 1.5 million people and cities, and countless of artefacts have been submerged underwater forever. Since the former fast flowing river is now replaced by a huge pool of polluted water which has killed off numerous species of fish, the environmental effects are also tremendous. The Dam ...
I've decided to lump all three days into one - mainly so that I don't have to analyse it ( or remember it!!!) in too much detail. We joined the boat for our cruise down the Yangtzy at 9pm after being collected by a Chinese bus which then wound it's way to the ferry terminal collecting people on the way. The site of the boat did not inspire excitement. More a feeling of dread - see photographs for reasons. There is nowhere to sit on ...
... lots of staff on hand to give direction. For all that is said about China and industrialism and not preserving the environment this is a great example of things they are doing right. The park is in good condition and they have blocked off a lot of areas so that people can't just walk in and ruin this national treasure. The day wasn't very sunny but that did not take away from the beautiful trees, wide open colorful ponds and waterfalls. The landscape was amazing and on ...
... 4 that we'd been used to. Our bunks were the bottom and top (someone else had the middle) on one side. Decided that it'd be better if we both had top bunks, as we didn't fancy being quite so close to someone we didn't we know, so we were able to swap the bottom for the other top – pity we couldn't have swapped the top for a bottom, but we may have needed to add some monetary incentive for that to happen! ...
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