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... in the vending machine! Perfect!! The funny thing was we actually walked onto the aircraft with cans of beer in our hands, just like you would a coffee. Nobody cared! Slept the entire flight, landed, hotel around 2:30. The hotel was a Hainan Group owned hotel, very nice 4 star. Get into the room…the bed was like laying on a sheet of plywood…no exaggeration!
**** sleep. Get up head to HQ for uniform fittings then exam. Apparently, in the past, pilots have ...
Sanya - Haikou - Behai
Its the first part of the none flight travel to Vietnam.
As I tried to find out how to get to Vietnam without flying and I couldn't get any good infos, I will describe our experience here for others.
First of all until today there is NO FERRY FROM HAINAN TO VIETNAM !!! The only direct way by boat is to book a place on a cruise ship which is about 300 US$ ...
On our final day of our trip, Belinda woke us early in the morning to tell us the prediction for the day was rain, canceling our trip to the beach. We got to sleep later. It also gave me time to work on my pictures and blog.
After breakfast Joan and Belinda went shopping and Joan came back with a new hat and gifts for Connor and Conner's sister. (Later in the day, Belinda asked us to give the
baby an English name so we suggested Maggie and they liked ...
... for red lights and she said they do, but don't do it. When the light turned green, the street cleaner stopped and went back to the center of the road. In Liuzhou (pronounced Lou Joe), the motor scooters have a lane on the right side of the road to drive on. Not in Sanya. The scooters drive on the roads and sidewalks. So when you're walking on the sidewalks you're dodging scooters! Pedestrians do not have the right of way! By this time Gene was getting a little slap happy and put ...
... and then we are going to travel on to explore the island. Belinda's cousin Harry, who is a tour guide, is taking us around.
Tonight we went to see an outdoor performance called Impressions of Hainan. We were accompanied by Belinda's mom and dad, Harry and his wife, their two children and Harry's mother in-law. Harry's children are Connor, about 4 and the baby who is less than a year.
The performance is hard to describe. ...
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