Travel Blogs from Cangzhou
... told to get off the bus after about 45 minutes to catch the bus on to our main attraction - the Great Wall of China. Naively assuming the Chinese culture of politeness and helpfulness that had followed us so far would continue, we soon realised that we had been lured off the bus by a minivan driver, intent on driving us the remainder of our journey for an exorbitant fee. After some refusal through gritted smiles, we made our way to the ...
... up from the station in Ulan Bataar. It seems that scousers are everywhere in the world. On arrival I have a walk round Shanghai whilst I wait for check in time, at my hostel and visit the Temple of God as well as viewing the skyscrapers on the skyline. On 28th December I wander around one of the historical districts in Shanghai - Qibao, which is full of quaint canal bridges, a peaceful Buddhist temple and a less ...
... In the morning for breakfast I have been eating fresh wonton soup and fruit. They have western style breakfast but it doesn't taste the same. We arrive in 5 hours. A lot of big / tall buildings! So we went to a beautiful hotel and had dinner and then walk to the boon street. It's just like New York Times Square times 5!!! Just beautiful! It had beautiful ferry boats lighted up and the view was do amazing! Shopping is out of this world!!! It was another long ...
You know your hostel sucked when the train's soft sleeper is more comfortable! Actually slept through the night until fabricated birdsong began to belt through the cabin speakers at 7am- why?!!! We were all pleasantly resting, and the train doesn't arrive for another 2.5 hours. Lonely Planet had me worried about getting a ticket to ...
... City and Tianjin City.
Cangzhou city is located in the middle of Liaocheng city and Tianjin City. From Jining to Liaocheng is around 300km and from Liaocheng to Tianjin is around 140km. Liaocheng is also a city with Grand Canal runs through it. But now most part of the Grand Canal is dry. Only some part in the downtown city is still with water and acts as part of a park. Now the most famous landmark of the city is the Iron Lion.
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking