Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... You have to learn an incredible amount of patience in China; just wait and keep smiling. Finally, after paying an additional five rmb to the ten I paid last Friday, I got my card and could withdraw my money, (I had travelled all the way from Nepal, at no little expense to do this). The five was a processing fee; the ten was for the card itself. However, the time it took, it should have been at least fifty, not five. And if it takes so much paperwork ...
... far as public
transport goes very efficient – Kathmandu is old, drab, tired, dirty, and as
for public transport - is a nightmare. One difference however in favour of
Kathmandu, the people smile and make you feel welcome.
Something I will always love and miss about China are their
wonderful parks, especially so in Guangzhou. Today I wandered into People’s Park
which is not ...
... good photos and Robyn was thoroughly disappointed. Overall the zoo was very impressive! We saw everything we hoped to. And we timed it perfectly, because just as we were heading out the gates, the sky opened up with a sudden downpour. We had just enough time to pull out our raincoats before we got completely drenched. We went back to the hotel to freshen up a bit and then decided to head out in search of food. Aside from a snack at the zoo, which consisted of some green ...
... across the only other "white" people for the day at one of the statues taking a picture. They were two students on an exchange from Germany and France. We exchanged a brief hello and moved back into a sea of language beyond our capability of understanding. We were quite parched at this point and guiltily went to a Starbucks in an aim to get free wi-if, and a drink. Disappointingly the wi-if was exclusively in Chinese and needed a Chinese phone number in order to gain Internet ...
... it is my favourite city in the entire world. Canton my friend is your friend as she offers you an unlimited supply of snacks, food, extraordinarily beautiful girls, wonderful people and green spaces. Also walking along side the Pearl River as always is a refreshing memory of being back home. You would know, doing the ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center