Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre
Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... and wait! What is equally mind boggling is that the bank clerk on the other side of the glass, who was no youngster fresh out of college, was supervised all the time by a senior. The supervisor would use her own special reds stamps to stamp the documents he had printed out and which I had signed; he would also stamp them with his own stamp. She also used her special card to swipe through his computer, probably as a way of verifying what he had ...
... 8217;t belong to me now; I am just a visitor. It is
different when you live somewhere compared to when you just visit. My visit
will be over on Wednesday and I will go back to Nepal; I wonder if I will find
a sense of belonging there? I bet I don’t find a Hooleys!
You couldn’t find a much starker contrast between Guangzhou
and Kathmandu. Guangzhou is modern, bright, brash, clean ...
... currant juice tea concoction that I had never heard of (delicious!) and rested our feet for half an hour or so. Feeling refreshed and relieved we braved the heat and headed to the zoo! The zoo was great! It wasn't too crowded and there were plenty of neat animals to see. The tropical birds-macaws, parrots, cockatoos, toucans and parakeets- were happy to show off for us. The emus and ostriches kept to themselves. One of the hippopotami was content to glare at us from the ...
... streets packed with people, through the metro and to the hotel. Calling it an early night we make plans to learn and go over some key Nepali phrases tomorrow so as not to be caught so inadequately verbally segregated. We will have the buffet again, organize our bags, download pictures and then navigate a long metro line with all our bags to the airport. Then if all goes well fly off to Nepal. Apologizes for the lengthy entry, future posts will be a tad more concise. Until the next time I have a wifi ...
... I still reckon the above reminds me of when I am in class and when one of the MANY students who needs glasses puts their fingers to the end of their eyes and lift the skin, I reckon that makes them look Super Chinese and I still reckon that if we did that anywhere in Australia we would be taken to court.
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services