Haixing Yelin Resort Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sanya
... get your sorry a** to the back of the line. She didn’t second-guess or
question are new hero and ran to the back of the line.
The cab journey was nearly an hour and
fifteen minutes to our hostel, and in the night we could tell Shanghai was
going to be very different from the rest of china. The architecture seemed very
European and anything but the Asian cities we had been in our travels. We
arrived at Mingtown Youth ...
... we were
greeted with coconut milk and an English speaking staff member. We were in
heaven from the getgo! We opted to upgrade for a minimal cost to the executive
room. Up on the 16th floor we had a living room, two bathrooms and a
patio that overlooked the coast and private beach. The weather was a polar
opposite to the day befores torrential rain so we slapped on some sun screen
and ran to the pool area before heading to the beach. The hotel has ...
... is huge!!
Since this was off season, it was not too busy and we had no problem getting
into restaurants for dinner without making reservations.
The beach was disappointing for 2 reasons. One was the beach in front of the hotel was clean
and maintained but once past the resort, not so much-garbage, bottles, broken
glass littered the sand. It did not make walking the surf very enjoyable. The second reason was ...
... written all over your stupid non-Asian face and you wind up in an alley being forced to pay 300 RMB for a bicycle ride! Ridiculousness!
Sooo...guess what? Helen can speak Chinese. That was so great and awesome when dealing with Sanya's lack of a metro system. They only had buses, with Chinese drivers and Chinese announcements, so having Helen tell me when and when not to get on a bus and get off said bus definitely made my life better! ...
The soundtrack to this entry was by Thievery Corporation
The album was ‘The Cosmic Game’