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Travel Blogs from Jiyuan
... traffic. The idea behind traffic seems to be "whoever can get there first". Basically, if one person thinks they can get there first, they will try, regardless of other cars, bikes, or traffic lights.
any signs in other languages?
The majority of the signs are, obviously, in Chinese. However, there are some signs in English. Unfortunately, most of the time if I see something in English, it is ...
... no prompting or apparent motive, and these simple little mundane occurrences are some of the most memorable and interesting. I am thinking specifically of the other night, when Chris and I went to get dinner.
It was later in the evening, after I got off work, Chris met me, and we decided to look for a little dumpling shop we had been told about. We looked, and we wandered. And we looked and wandered some more. As we got further away, we came to ...
... huge. Truly an impressive sight. Have a look at some of the pics.
Besides the statues, there were a temple and even the summer residence of Taiwan-Founder Chiang Kai-Shek. And so we had, despite the mind-boggling heat of almost 40 degrees – a very nice afternoon.
The heat took its tool and so we decided to rest for another day before heading to Beijing (and we also couldn't get any train tickets earlier – just crazy how fast the trains in China fill up).
... away move as it is too cold for them. Cindy sits with a jumper on as she gets so cold.
My apartment is air conditioned as well but I am having trouble with the controls as I seem to pushing too many buttons. Morgan has been over and explained the dials for me and I have written them down but it is still not easy.
I have been trying to follow the politics but again that is not easy. All that is on is ABC 24 and that gives ...
... a magnificent five star palace of marble and gold. The hotel Mudu, we checked in and went to our rooms.
The room was enormous, with a dressing room and study area a bathroom with its own chandelier. More lights and light switches than I could find, and a special shelf by the loo for your phone. I had to send a file to the US so needed to get on line, unfortunately all the investment in lights and porcelain had evidently not left enough for ...