Grand Metropark Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... step over with their right foot and men with their left! Next we went to a genuine street market. Everyone out for their Sunday constitutional with lots of food shops and a real squash. Usual smells and vistas. Then off to Eling Park where the wartime British Embassy is now a car park. The guide pointed out the spot where Madam Chiang took her early morning tea but interestingly not Chiang Kaishek's home. Guess he's not that popular these days! ...
... After meeting our guide Johnny, he took us to Dolce & Gabana in the basement, which had a grocery store. Prices were really high. A package of cherries was $16.00. The wines were upwards of $40.00 or more but we found one that was on sale, two bottles for the price of one. We shared with Thomas so it worked out okay.
Off to the ship we go. We had to carry our carry ons down 79 steps, little cement steps with ...
... and when you are in the channels, they are quite lovely. Hard to imagine what if must have been like when the water level was so much lower and the peaks so much higher.
Brian and I both had Chinese massages, which were not the most restful as they were actually doing accupressure massages. The guy I had spent a lot of time working on my shoulders and neck. Felt a bit like I had been run over by a bull dozer when he did it, but I did ...
... salamis, chicken and fish, as well as a large assortment of vegetables including mushrooms, cauliflower, carrots and cabbage. With your chopsticks, you place a piece of meat or vegetable into the Hot pot to cook. Once it's been there for about 5 minutes, it should be ready to take out and dip into your sauce concoction. Wait a minute til it cools, and eat. It was such an incredible meal.
It is one of those essential ...
... to see something just chronicling my country, as opposed to hearing people doubt Americans and our motivations for everything. It gets old--imagine just hearing your country, no matter how proud of it you are, getting put down again and again. I've lost my cool before on others due to their distrust, and it was nice to see someone see the good side of the U.S. I could go on and on, but back to Zhang Xu and his posse. Zhang began to ask us all about our lives in ...