Travel Blogs from Zhangye
- Tour to Mati or Horse's Hoof Temple - cold and rainy there - way better than I expected - I expected a bust, but it was all these caves with buddhas and statues - with mountain scenery nearby
- Went with Chinese couple from the hostel who spoke English and Joseph who was on a project to figure out how much land each product uses - Tibetan Caves with Bhuddas - 33 days (caves) to Heaven
- White wagtail
- Elliots Laughingthrush - white tipped ...
... at all, so lucky to have the hostel worker who spoke English and a Chinese couple staying there who were very nice and spoke English
... must have looked hysterical with these two white women (one of which has a handbag and a bag of shoes) dancing around in line formation on a pavement corner in the middle of a busy city! It was great fun and if only more Westerners could get their fat lazy ***** off the sofa and away from the mind numbing **** that is the likes of Coronation and Shortland Street and get out, be sociable and exercise!!
wonder what freakishly funny weirdness tomorrow will bring?!
... just how awesome the mineral colours are and the beauty of them. As it has been very smoggy I was hoping that the trip would not be a let down.
I should have known it was going to be a most excellent day when i was able to skype with Penfold. Thank God for modern technology!! I know have had it reiterating that it is important to go to the correct airport in Shanghai, Pudong if I am not mistaken ;-) Has also been good to catch up with Van Essa, really missing ...
... nasal blood ;-(
Hotel is the bees knees (odd bloody saying if you ask me). We have a huge tv (sadly I can switch it on but not fathom the gizmo), computer, and best of all a kick ass shower with the right sockets in front of the mirror!!! I can handle dressing for comfort but looking like a demented poodle is just too much and it is way too cold not to dry my hair! Ok have had a few teething problems with the bathroom but hey ho so it goes. Looks like ...