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So today we went to the Chengdu Panda Breeding Research Centre! We spent a couple of hours walking around the park watching the giant pandas play and eat breakfast. After, they took us to see the babies who were born 2 weeks ago and were in tiny incubators! You also had the opportunity to hold a panda for 2000 yuan (£200!!! Made Chris' whole trip!) They had an enclosure for red pandas as well as the giant pandas! After this I went to Leshan to see 'dafo' the worlds biggest Buddha ...
Gerry & I are clearly deluded, thinking that we're real hikers; this time setting off for a 2 day uphill hike through monkey-inhabited forest. We took bamboo walking sticks in an attempt to look authentic, although we soon depended on them just to get us the next steps! Emeishan is considered to be 1 of China's 4 Buddha mountains, with many Buddhist temples & monasteries scattered across the mountain linked by concrete paths & steps. Lots of steps... It ...
... had a very spicy and delicious mini noodle soup for 50 cent and bought some coke to get some energy back. There were small shops everywhere on the way. This is what I like about China. Toilets and drinks everywhere! And drinks for a reasonable price even in the touristic areas. Well reasonable price for me of course maybe not for a Chinese salary.
We went to the valley of the monkeys and on the way I saw hundreds of big ...
... slept most of the time on one of the deckchairs. I think I was somehow tired and needed to still get some energy back.
The hot springs were nice but nothing extraordinary but our bathing suits were. We both had to buy a bathing suit as we didn’t bring any. They cost about 3 Euro and had wonderful colours (mine was pink) and short pant legs. It was a bit like in an old movie. Unfortunately we didn’t take any pictures.
... got us to our destination but unfortunately at
the same time as the Chinese tourist groups. The crowds created a one hour walk
down the 20 meters which should normally take 15 minutes. Taking a photo of a
supersize Buddha is one sight you can cross off the must see list. ...
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