- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... turned around]. The wooden lotus flower has eight petals and four Buddhas in it. It was hard work to find but worthwhile.
Back to shower in cold water and a bit of blog time before readying for 1330 rendezvous with Jason as our fearless leader. Had a granola bar to tide me over.
Moments of panic when I could not find the other battery. I did so, muttering about my placement skills.
Asked Jason about the bet. At first he said he ...
... of these temples today. Trav and I went down the hill and turned around. I did not have my ticket with me in any event.
Heading back up with Trav, a car full of teenagers stopped to take our picture. Then the car all but emptied to have some of them have their pictures taken with us; all part of the fun.
The hotel is a bit cool. The restaurant for tonight is nearby. Charging not only the camera but also the computer.
... off to climb to one of them up one thousand and eight steps, which I didn't count, and arrived hot and sweaty but it didn't take too long. We proved an attraction all by ourselves and stood for a long time whilst different people took photos of us. Once one person plucks up the courage to ask us for a picture it seems to open the floodgates. We did meet two very sweet little girls who were learning English and were trying ***********verse with us. They were so lovely and ...
... an entertaining/irritated 45 minutes watching a small boy, with an unattractive hair do, behave like a complete brat. To shut him up at one point his parents started to give him some money. He then demanded more, which was duly given. As taking pictures of other people is completely acceptable I took a photograph to remember him by. The whole experience was memorable and now I reflect back on it I'm glad I went because it gave me ...
... Wutai we drove out through the mountains. Along the drive we passed many fields of orange marigolds. I think this is honestly the first time I have ever seen fields and fields of marigolds. My question is though, why only orange? We continued on our way to Pingyao passing by mountains and then onto fields and cities. Riding in the bus is definitely a fantastic way to see the country. Since it is our own bus for the ...