Dongqian Lake Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ningbo
... br> I also had my lasts Chinese lessons accompanied by a final Chinese exam. Furthermore, I accompanied the manager and engineer to the bank of China to experience first hand how the transition from AUD (Australian Dollar) to HKD (Hongkong Dollar) to RMB (Renmingbi) went. Given that Australian clients pay in AUD, it gets paid out to the company's license ...
... KTVs (Karaoke TV) are something like non-sexual brothels frequented often by businessmen who’ll get drunk and sing to their hearts content. In between singing, KTV girls will keep Mr. Businessman happy with interesting stories and anecdotes. As I said, apparently it’s nothing sexual but I DUNNO!!! I bet there’s backrooms and whatnot. Why else would some KTVs have “that kind of reputation.” If ya know whadda mean.
We left Yuhuan on Tuesday morning and began the 4 hour drive to Ningbo (宁波), arriving in the early afternoon at the Lao Huai Shu Hotel. We had lunch when we arrived and then we were given a bit of free time before we had to report for the concert. I took the opportunity to get out of the hotel and went for a walk along the Yuyao river (余姚江).
Our second concert was at the Ningbo ...
From: Kevin Trehearn
Sent: 18 January 2007 11:50
To: Kevin & Tracie Trehearn
Subject: RE: 2nd attempt
Please, please, please you no pick me up. We have already paid for taxi and it is a total waste - especially since I'll sleep all the way home!
Besides, will be unfair on Paul to ...
From: Kevin & Tracie Trehearn [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: 18 January 2007 10:23
To: 'Kevin Trehearn'
Subject: 2nd attempt
Well, aren't u the clever one. Finally worked out how to use the X key and then of course had to be silly with it, as usual.
Talking of being silly. All pith helmet privileges are herein revoked. If I can't trust you to travel half ...