Helenbergh International Hotel Mansion
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 ...
... you recognize, usually you jump across a bridge to find out who was talking cause you just want to have a conversation that isn't cave man talk. 'me, water, please.' So I was very thrown back when I found someone in the bread mart that I could carry on a decent conversation with. He gave me his qq number so out group could hit him up for a tour with dinner sometime.
We meet such nice people here in Zhongshan. Like the other ...
... from live chickens to radios to fresh fruit. One person even had a stack of meat (not sure what kind) on a piece of cardboard on the sidewalk that he was cooking with a blowtorch. We definitely got a lot of blatant states as we walked. We had only seen a handful of other westerners in the city, so there was no point in trying to hide the fact that we were tourists. They could spot us a mile away. It was another hot, muggy day and after searching for the park and ...
... With some paper towel handed to us, and an extended arm upward, to stem them flow, the landing was smooth. As we exited the plane a wave or warm moist heat cascaded into us. Customs, and getting our bags proved simple and direct..... finding a currency exchange did not. Our first adventure in China. Find money! We ended up asking for directions at an information desk, another exchange hub, and numerous more people and places. On the upside we now know our way around the ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services