Howard Johnson Jindi Plaza Datong
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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The panorama restaurant is well worth the views of the old city walls. Good food too!
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... as I slump, chest post-hysterically heaving, they will excuse themselves, politely informing me that they come from Seoul.
B: Another rant done. Anyway, we approached Datong late in the evening after a full day on the road. Famed for being the industrial epicentre of China, we weren't too surprised at the chemically rancid smell that wafted through the truck as we traversed along the outskirts of the city. Passing endless factories and smokestacks we ...
... coals. It was incredibly delicious. Then, at 8.30pm, against my better judgement, I met some others to go to KTV. This is what the Chinese call karaoke. It was surreal! The KTV places are everywhere and the Chinese seem to go for an evening out at KTV the way we might go to the cinema or go bowling. It's done with groups of friends or in family groups and it involves young and ...
... a dance routine every few hours in the street?! No bars! Street seller sold us beer for 4¥ (normally its 15¥) so we're slowly tryin to chill. And as Alex and Portia's stomachs are not good we're living off McDs and KFc. McDs breakfast- awesome here though! Only here for the night, so we're off on another night train tomorrow to Xian (terracotta warriors) but we've got a cabin with beds!! ...
... Cities, train stations, hotels, buses – everything – both their and back. People are very friendly and do try to help. Always confirm directions with at least 4 people! People with iphones are VERY LUCKY as they can pull up reservations, maps, Chinese – try to get one. Make sure to bring activated charcoal tablets in case of food poisoning. Be patient! Sister Sue asked for a recipe for a hot pumpkin juice I had at ...
... faith in it. When the wind blows though, you do feel a little wobbly and the fence only comes up to just above your knees!
Nine-dragon tiled wall
Although we had seen a nine-dragon tiled wall in the Forbidden City in Beijing, we felt we should try to find this one, as it is the biggest ...