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... we arrived and before we left, I was able to take a few pictures of the Chinese Navy docked around the harbor.
Our departure was delayed somewhat as we had to wait for one overdue passenger and an overdue line handling crew. It must be frustrating for those departments on the ship who pride themselves in efficiency to have to deal with shore side officials who could care less.
Next: Three days and nights in Shanghai, ...
... of a large harbor crane in front of this huge orang ball, looked for a split second that it was just going to hold it there forever.
On Oct 14th Flo asked “Why all the ducks in the mall?” What ducks J Oh yeah!
On Oct 14th June asked if we had had bad seas in the Gulf of Alaska in 2007 – yes we did June, I remember one woman on that cruise was so seasick she was ready to “abandon ship” in ...
... a way! Don and I left Bruce and Jennie on a street corner and with the help of a card the ship had provided we found our way to an ATM. The Bank of China machine was located on a street corner inside a telephone booth sized room. Once inside, the door locked for security. It took my card with no problem, but only dispensed 100 yuan at a time. I had Don squeeze into the booth with me to assist as I had to withdraw money 16 times to get enough for ...
Qingdao (pronounced "Zhing Dow") is a mixture of old of new. Old Qingdao is dirty and gritty. The new city is clean and shiny since it was built for the sailing events of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and it has many new skyscrapers. This is also an important Chinese Navy port - five submarines and various other ships were in port with us.
This area also has an ...
... with my Russian pals. It turns out if you're a woman or foreign here you'll never have to pay for a drink so I was quids in as I tick both of this boxes. The bars were nothing all that special but I spent no money all night which is pretty great. I'm also getting pretty adept with chopsticks. I ate a big fat scotch pancake style thing with them the other day, winner. ...
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No.2 Zhengzhou West Road, Jiaozhou | Hotelfrom $56