Guobin Peninsula Hotel
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... that was a sign she was not interested. If she quoted a low price, then the match was on. Brian managed to get some pictures of a Macaque monkey but I didn't see it - since he took 200 picture on this morning, I am sure I will get to see it!
Then back to the boat for lunch and launching. After lunch, I had a nap as I am coming down with the cold that is making its way through our group. But at 2, we were off on a tour to the actual ...
... you many times had the observation deck largely to yourself, as the masses would only appear for a short time as we entered each gorge for their quick picture poses. Unfortunately, due to a combination of weather and my ****** Moroccan black market camera, the photos do not give justice to the scenery along the river. Sharp peaks in the background breaking through the clouds, shear cliff faces, vibrant green hills and random rice terraces, and the occasional Taoist ...
... from lights or railings or chairs, along with fish drying. Everything seems acceptable. Cleaning of the room consists of clean towels, but we do have laundry service (we paid!) and get to do two full bags a day. We are now taking laundry in...a true Chinese profession:)
Definitely done with the food for a while. I think I am paying for the ice in my drinks last night...Spent ...
6. Tuesday 11th
A slightly later start was welcomed this morning and we
started the day with yesterday's postponed visit to the Muslim Quarter in
Xi’an. It was all too quick but was did manage to purchase a smaller carry-on
luggage bag with wheels and a cheap watch for Barrie who had left his at home.
It was then back to the airport and we had a previously
arranged lunch there and said goodbye to ...
... ourselfs back at the ship to try some yangzte river fishing... but caught nothing! The rest of the day spent cruising through while enjoying the misty views and eating good food and taking advantage of the facilities on board like the gym!
following morning we pass through the famous 3 gorges ..on a sunny day the place would look great and I would understand why they were famous but on this miserable rainy misty day it was hard to appreiate ...