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... on was the mother of all traffic jams getting out of the city (nearly an hour and a half to get to the freeway). Nor could our map apps predict how awful Chinese country roads are. Traffic driving both ways on both sides of the road. Cars, bikes, motorbikes, children, chickens, dogs all catastrophically sharing the road in some strangely organised disorganisation. There’s a new motorway going in adjacent to that whole part ...
... As we watched him drive we realized that the lines on the road are more of an option and it isn't unexpected to have a car from the far right hand lane decide to turn left in front of you. We arrived in Yueyang, Mia's city, 2 hours later. Our hotel had a bit more flavor than were are used to and extremely authentic, complete with massage service 24hr/day. Somehow, I don't think it was the Swedish variety. Jim and I were the only white people in the hotel and the 4 of us ...
... where to get the cheaper ticket and I got on the boat with everyone else. Guess what?! No lines or crazy crowds on the island! It was cool, I bought some tea for Joe because he was working and I'm cool like that. Plus I think he hates me for putting him through trauma on Thursday. This is a tiny island, folks. But surprise surprise, I managed to get lost once again. Five hours of wandering after I got off the boat, I found the boat again. I dunno what is going on with ...
06:45 wake up call again on the boat loud speaker system :( We had docked at Zigui. We had to leave the boat at 07:30 and took a squashed small bus with the other G group to Yichang. Here we spent the morning in a massive shopping mall, getting brunch and snacks before getting another more comfortable bus to the train station in Yichang. Here we took a fast train to Wuchang, where we had to leave the station and re-enter for the over night train ...
We returned to Yueyang due to the 60-year flood of the Yangtze River. Viking River Cruises made some quick arrangements so we could tour the famous Yueyang Tower and the local marketplace.
The Yueyang Tower is an ancient Chinese tower in Yueyang, Hunan Province, on the shore of Lake Dongting. Alongside the Pavilion of Prince Teng and Yellow Crane Tower, it is one of the Three Great Towers of Jiangnan.
The history of Yueyang Tower dates ...
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Nanhu Square, Yueyang | Hotelfrom $53
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Railway station, Yueyang | Hotelfrom $32
Tiandengzui, Yongyuan Road, Yueyanglou District, Yueyang | Hotelfrom $41
No.29 Dongmaoling Road,Yueyanglou District, Yueyang | 4 star hotelfrom $50