Bi Qin Lou Hotel
Travel Blogs from Yangjiang
... in Chinese for 40 mins when we first left, and despite us asking for her to stop, she kept on and on! It ended up being quite funny looking back, but there was no translation, and when our local staff translated, we got a 1 min 'speech'. Guess it was part of her job, but apparently it wasn't very interesting for the locals either.
Our apartments were gorgeous, all with sea views and glass-walled bathrooms, so a very successful trip all round - I had a great time!
... the traditional Chinese game of Marjhan which involved china tablets and rules that are quite similar to Rummy. The insructions were quite complicated so some people completetly zoned out after the walk but am proud to say that I won the last game of the night - hurrah! Modest as ever, I only mentioned it once or twice to the competitive men :)
Then it was a 1 hour hike the next morning downhill to our bus ...
This week we went to Lost City Water Park and on the weekend we went camping on Hailing Island. We rented two tents and slept on the beach after staying up late and cooking on the open fire.
Only nine days before we leave Mainland China for Hong Kong so we are in the 'get rid of everything' mode once ...
- People waving to us like we are in a parade
- Great transportation system
- Street Vendors
- My new soccer team
- All the friends that we have met
Next month we are going to Hawaii to meet up with my grandparents. We'll be on Oahu for six weeks. Then we’ll go back home for Christmas. I am very appreciative of my home, town and country now. ...
... rickety bus I saw lots of old-style villages populated by barefoot school children and overgrown with broad-leafed plants like banana and taro. There are also a number of islands off the coast we want to go to now, if we can find the place to catch a ferry. And, now that we've made friends with Ming and his coworkers at that restaurant--maybe another trip to the sea will be in order ...