Hidden Dragon Villa
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Yangshuo
... a UK company presuming they could send me an E ticket to exchange in Japan ( presumption?..mother...?) Oh no you had to have an actual voucher that normally was posted to your UK address, also unbeknown to me it was also a public holiday in China this weekend for the Qingming or Tomb sweeping festival so everywhere would be closed Monday for the holiday, so it's now Friday at 11 am, I have this afternoon to sort this out. After speaking to Sam at the B&B ...
... like nock off Oreos. Leaving the store I opened the package of cookies and began to munch on them. They were pretty nasty. Burnt and stale, with a cream filled indie that was harder than the cookie outside. But I was hungry and paid for them, so I continued to eat them. It was pretty obvious most of these people were poor and had never seen a foreigner before. Huddled over street fires they stared at me open mouthed and pointed unapologetically. I pretty quickly found myself in ...
... tour guide shows us a picture of this landscape on a banknote of 20RMB. I will let you look at the photos to see how nice it is. We talked about the similarity of this place to Halong Bay in Vietnam (OMG, our honeymoon was 17 years ago!), each place with its own beauty. We really enjoyed going by boat because it seems that it is a more harmonious way of travelling, more integrated with the nature ...
... workers get paid depending on the weight of good tea leaves picked. We saw the workers come from the field and sorting through the leaves. Also, viewed the drying and rolling process of the tea leaves. Enjoyed tea ceremony- many homes have a tea table (now we understand the purpose of it)- tasted green tea, black tea, oolong and osmanthus tea - the tools and process was watched carefully - tea is not steeped in boiling water, rather the tea is made with water @ 80 -- 90* C. ...
... hence the rough potholed unpaved surface we experienced the other night. ******* the tailbones, but we survived, I think.
Now we're at "Cosy Garden Hostel” supposedly a half km walk from downtown along a footpath, but two or three miles by the road our taxi took. Just had lunch (mine was unadventurous: macaroni, cheese, bacon, onion, green pepper, melted in the oven. Delicious! N picked a dish that fulfills ...