Travel Blogs from Changsha
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Ok where was I... oh yeah telling you about places I'd gone to, things I'd seen and interesting people.
Another interesting place I visited was the Hunan Provincial Museum - I decided to go here based on several online reviews that gave it a thumbs up for places to visit. I am a bit of a nerd …
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Since I saw so many places of worship, interesting architecture and parks during my 2 weeks in China rather than dividing them up by city I will just cover them by name. Just to name a few: Shamian Island, Yellow Cranes Tower, Zhentai Tower, White Cloud Mountain, Liurong Temple, …
11. Yesterday he called me
"IS THIS A NORMAL THING TO DO? JUST KEEP MY MONEY LIKE THIS?"
"Honestly, you're scaring me. I don't know what to do with this money and the three page letter you wrote"
"I GAVE YOU TWO WEEKS TO BUY A NEW BIKE!"
"uh... i just didn't think it was worth 500, I don't want a new bike..."
"SO WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH MY MONEY?"
"uh... i'm not sure, you gave ...
... Tiffany talked to a policeman, and he told her to go and find another policeman. He wasn't interested. This young lady managed to push through the next security check, where we once again had to show our tickets. The guards saw it happen and just laughed. Finally, a security guard listened to Tiffany's plea and stopped this woman in her tracks. Very strange. As Tiffany said, lots of strange things have happened on this ...
After work today, I headed down to the train station to try and buy a ticket to Mengdonghe from where I could take a bus to Furongzhen. Or so my guidebook said.
The ticket lady said there was no train station to this place, so I went to the biggest bus station I knew, the south bus station. When I got there, they told me to go to the west bus station to get my ticket instead. This was an hour away by bus. At this point I was ready to ...