Chengdu Nine Point International Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
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... Hill. This area was the famous resort for Empress Dowager CI XI. We didn't go Into the palace itself but walked the grounds, and looked at the beautiful property from the outside. We also went on a dragon boat ride. It was so beautiful there. We then went for a dumpling lunch and then on to the Silk Street Market that sells everything. You have to barter, which I really don't like. Kristen did most of my bartering. Man she is good. One ...
... br> More sensitive and less politically correct (PC) topics:
- Blacks are despised here like the plague
o Yet the Chinese go crazy over American basketball
o All Blacks are considered drug dealers
· Hanging out with a Black (American or otherwise) would be like getting caught sun tanning in China
o Not the thing to do!
o Janice and I almost tripped ...
... the buildings looked exactly the same as anywhere else in the city. The crowd looked differently though. One could see monks with shaved heads dressed in their purple robes. The stores were selling prayer flags, prayer wheels and other spiritual accessories. Sasha and Dasha attempted to stop for a tea in one of the teahouses in the vicinity. However, the indoor air was so saturated with cigarette smoke they had to back off promptly. In China, most men smoke and that means they ...
... to them even though they didn’t speak a word of English and our Mandarin hasn’t improved drastically enough to enable any kind of conversations. But armed with my MP3 player, a couple of books and some crackers we managed to get through the journey very well indeed.
Our next destination is called Chengdu and we had not originally planned to come here. However once we found out that our train journey was going to be 36 hours long we decided to add in a couple of ...
... other rides on the bike seats on the back. I also bought a basketball one of the days and balled it up with some of the boys on the trip J I can't remember for sure what day that was though.
Friday: I wake up with hives and get to experience the health clinic. They give me 18 pills to take every day. I'm pretty freaked out. The Chinese students are so nice and helpful though. We go out to the club for the night. I won't ...