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Travel Blogs from Qingdao
... weird things Chinese people
do haha I was also really surprised at the numerous ways that Chinese people
try and make money. As we were walking along the shore we could see heaps of
people all over the rocks looking for something. When we got closer i realised
that they were “catching” these tiny sand fish that were trapped in the
puddles, with a small net and fish tank that someone had sold to them. There
were people also selling, ...
... and beer for about £1.20 per head! This is also where I made friends with Ren (the 2 year old) Tumama (his toy bunny rabbit) and his parents who spoke minimal english, they were just adorable visiting from Guangzhou for a family holiday. I now have penpals in Guangzhou and they have invited me to stay whenever i wish, Ren also started calling me sister, and frequently sends me Voice Memos, telling me he misses me! (anyone who knows ...
... the Prinsendam, lamented how lame the internet service was on their June/July cruise to Alaska. I am happy to report that the system is working much, much better than it did in the beginning, and I am finally coming to grips with the problems of using Travel Bot this time. Thanks
On Oct 10th, Larry S of PA asked if there would be an “expanded talk and phot session” upon our return. Not sure many folks would be interested, but I ...
Today we had a delightful day in Qingdao, China. Qingdao is beautiful coastal city with an interesting history. The city is sometimes referred to as the Switzerland of the east because it is surrounded by water on three sides and beautiful green hills on the other. It has a population of over 8 million and is a popular tourist attraction for the Chinese and Korean's due to its beaches and mild climate.
In 1846, when only a small ...
... and mystery meats on a stick. Many locals were having lunch there and it made for a great people watching experience.
We’ll be at sea tonight and tomorrow, arriving in Shanghai at 9 p.m. tomorrow evening.
We like to take the galley (kitchen) tour when offered and always learn something new. Today we learned that over 100 people work in the galley and ...