Guangdong Baiyun City Hotel
Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... signing just to get another bank card, what must be involved to get a loan or a mortgage?
China has made the most incredible advances over the past thirty years. In this time they have built more roads, railways and housing than the UK has done in the past one hundred and yet when it comes to simple banking procedures, they are still in the dark ages. Everyone in China complains about the banks. How China has achieved so much so quickly, I will never ...
... my hotel. It was mid morning and the full humid heat of
the day was bearing down. This was a time for lazing around, reading, sleeping,
playing cards or Chinese chess. Had I have come earlier I would have found the
people doing exercise, playing sport and probably singing too. I just love the
activities which take place in these parks, so full of life and human
interaction. The parks have many ...
... sewers and vehicle exhaust. Quite a change from the clean Canadian air we are used to. After we had enough of the sights and sounds of the Beijing Lu, we carried on to a place called Shamian Island. From what I understand, this used to be the area where all the merchants lived. there are many beautiful colonial period buildings, picturesque gardens and water features that reflect this part of the local history. The banyan trees form a thick canopy over the streets and manage ...
... left. With much thanks we tried to find where she was pointing too. Around the corner was another strip of newly developed stores.. It was at this point it started to rain. The misty sky, had been ominously electrifying as we were on the motor cab, but decided to open up finally. Thankfully, the strip area was under a road way/ overpass above. But at this point we both felt in earnest lost, tired, and very dehydrated. We were a long long way for our hotel. We did not know if a bus, ...
... Around (see photo).
But you don't believe me and laugh at me,
It's right there in Engrish and black and white'
DO NOT LITTER, SPIT OR **** AROUND!
Why you always gotta go and **** around?
So do you want to know what I reckon?
I reckon and know that Mao Zedong (Chairman Mao) ...