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... white ceilings, its just wow! Checked in, and totally distracted by the ceiling we wandered around the Disney store and had a look at fancy gadgets, dolls and sweets. A family came over and the kids shyly asked for their picture to be taken with us! A student of Cians spotted him and all embarrassed said hi! super cute. Passport control was stressful, Miriam and Clíona passed through wiith ease but no sign of cian or des..panic! Seemingly chargers arent allowed in ...
... 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 ...
... 200 RMB.
You will have to take a bus for 5 min from the ticket shop to the ferry departure gate so be an hour early at least. Once there, they make sure you get on the right boat.
Don't expect anything close to what you might know from Europe or western countries, for example the difference between 1st and 2nd class is a window. The ships are some old hookers and the beds tiny. ...
... bill would have been at least $280.
We quizzed Yuan about prisons in China. In the U.S. our
recidivism is well over 50%. Yuan laughed and said very few come back. He said
many of the crimes involved violence and the prisoners don’t want to come back
so the number is very low. He said at his prison the emphasis is on training
them in some kind of a trade. They work in factories, while in prison.
When we got back from lunch we headed ...
... prison after they are released. Yuan said almost none. They don't want to come back. Gene said in the States over 50% return and of all the industrialized countries in the world the United States has the most prisoners per person. Most crimes committed in America are drug related. Just Gene, myself, Lewis and Belinda ate lunch with Yuan. We drove back to the hotel and picked up the rest of the family to head back to Haikou for our last night in Hainan. It was a four hour drive so ...