- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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Hello! I'm sure everyone is wondering what happened to us. We are doing fine, although we had quite the adventure the other day on her first plane ride. Let's just say it was exhausting. I am pretty certain all seven babies in the group were crying and screaming at one point. I am thankful we were not one of the two families with major diaper emergencies on the plane. What was suppose to be less than a two hour plane ride ...
... and other random oddities you’d not find back home. I personally loved it. It was so much different than what I grew up with. And it was obvious the place was really well kept. Had I the opportunity, I wouldn’t mind living in a place like that.
Anyway, the party carried on as a mix of both local and foreign guests shared food and spirits taking turns handling the grill. The food was amazing. I had forgot how good grilled chicken was. Same with ...
... and the bad experiences that others had written about did not eventuate. Quick and friendly service was the order of the day.
The biggest shock of all was after a half hour drive in a rickety old bus at 6.30 in the morning we stopped outside what other people have referred to as their backpacker-type free accommodation for the 18 hour layover. We were billeted at a 5 star hotel in the ...
... yes indeedy Joey and Big Dave used the subway in Guanghzou!! I can't quite believe it myself. David eventually bought his watch and Scott his bag and cap but I can proudly say no shopping was done by this one. In fact I had programmed into my phone " go away before I hit you with my handbag" in Cantonese for the next spruiker that approached me. I find them soooooo annoying! Shopping done its off to Canton Tower, the highest tower in......hmmm I ...
... type space with 2 huge screens showing apparently random Chinese TV for some reason! For a restaurant that's supposed to cater to foreign tourists, none of the staff spoke English (not even a little bit). Tried to order a bottle of white wine from the wine list but apparently they had none - and even getting a bottle of red was a challenge! The menu had lots of colour pictures of dishes with descriptions like "braised sea snake" ...