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... seen. Apparently some people are so moved by it that they jump off the cliff and into the clouds
- Saw a bunch of monkey’s on Mount Emei. Word of caution, they steal plastic bags.
After the two day tour we still had 2 more days until I had to fly back up north to visit family. What happened one of those nights deserves a blog post all by itself, so I’ll do just that. Check out the next few blog posts!
Peace and Monkeys,
... re still not sure why it took so long to get down as there wasn't anything going on- must have been people stopping to take photos- we did the same so can't complain!!) it was amazing!! He's sooooo big!!! As with all the Buddhas and temples, there were people lighting incense sticks and praying to the Buddha. We stayed there for quite a while taking photos and enjoying the scenery (Paul took a 360 degree pic- ask him to see it when we get back) then headed back ...
... too early? Could I have gone on...?!?!? A little while later we had to walk up some steps again, the first few were fine and I was beginning to feel even more guilty for turning us around- then it started again, I was so glad we'd bought sticks- they really helped. I was silently tearful all the way to the top then thankfully we were going back down again. The only thing is, going down so many steps kicked off the other old injuries from the ...
And I like Chinese beer TsingTao! Today we had a Chinese speak no English driver take us to Leshan which is 2 to 3 hours away by three to two lane freeway. Top speed limit is 120km per hour. We had a girl we met in Xian come with us. Veronica comes from Mexico City.
We had a lovely time checking out the Giant Buddha apparently the largest somewhere anyway it is really big as your will see from ...
... on spending the rest of the day chilling out and giving our bodies a rest – it had been a whirl wind of a trip and the Giant Buddha was the last of it. I was adamant on not leaving the room till our flight to Hong Kong the next morning.
China was certainly eye opening and really made an impression on me, we managed to cram so much in during the past couple of weeks and I have seen and done so many things that many people never ...