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Travel Blogs from Chongqing
It's generally not a good sign when the highlight of visiting a city is going to see "Wolverine."
Most Chinese cities are pretty unpleasant places, even by John's standards. (and he's spent time in Lagos!) The pollution is so thick that it actually burns your throat and makes your eyes sting.
We were passing through Chongqing on …
... and downstream at the same time. We approach our lock and it’s well-lit so we can see how enormous it is – it’s probably 150m long and 30m wide, with 22m of water, which sounds big but it’s impossible to appreciate quite how big until you’re in it. There’s a ship in front of us about the same size, and we’re able to comfortably pull in beside it. Another cruise ship pulls in behind us and it’s really big ...
... you can select and cook your own meal. You can also prepare your own dipping sauce. Quite interesting!
After lunch we drove to the airport for the one hour flight to Xi'an. This is a very large city and from what I've seen so fa,r is quite stunning. The hotel complex is superb and we had a Brazilian barbecue for dinner. We selected salads and hot veg from ...
... won't be rushing to visit again. Some of the reasons being the following: Chinese people are cool and abit crazy at times well to us anyway. Lots of older ladies wearing fish net tights and thigh high boots, dancing and doing tai chi at random places! We notice people shout a lot or are they just talking and we still can't get used to the spitting and pushing in ques for anything. It's like they are scared of missing something if they aren't in the front of the crowd. ...
by Julia Powalla
Julia mentioned, He Wu and Zhao Rong had taken her to a place like that before: an open air museum with re-built old Chinese country houses. On the way to the 'fake ancient town' He Wu kept referring to, he stopped the car in front of a modern Expo building, covered with lawns and trees on various plateaus. "Diversity" he said, repeating what I had said about China in front of his class. "Old - and new." Julia noticed how ...
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