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Coming back to you so I can finish telling you about last weekend. I've already told you about Dandong, but we also visited Dalu Island which is located southwest of the China/North Korea in the Yellow Sea (East China Sea). We were these for less than 24 hours but it still made quite the impact.
In order to reach the island, we had to take about a half hour boat ride from the mainland. It was an interesting experience because the boat itself was not exactly ...
... established cities. However, this area of China has a lot of green and when I say a lot of green I mean that when I looked out of the bus window all I saw was green. Rolling hills (they might be called mountains here but coming from Wyoming I find it hard to classify them that way) covered in trees as far as I could see. I believe I got some pretty decent pictures of the terrain and I'm sure I'll have more ...
... who may or may not have been working and smoking a lot and a bed, which had three young Chinese men hanging out on it. I was instructed to sit on a bucket, specifically the one with a small pillow on it that designated it as the guest bucket. After 45 minutes of waiting, I was getting a little suspicious. At one point, the guide went out and came back a few seconds later with a bottle of baijiu (Chinese liquor that ranges from35-65% alcohol and ...
... walked around the train. The time passed very quickly. As we were leaving the train, we met a lovely couple from Shenyang who were originally from the UK, but have lived in Germany for 20 years.
We arrived in Dandong around 9:00 p.m. and took at taxi to our hotel - Life's Business Hotel. The rooms were great for about $32 US. Breakfast was not included, but was only $3.50 US for the buffet.
Saturday we walked to the boardwalk of the Yalu ...
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The most wondrous part of visiting the wall at Dandong was the sheer lack of tourists. There were never more than twenty people along the entire stretch of the wall at a time. There were pockets of time when My student's grandmother and I were the only people in sight.
This stretch of walls is definetly not for the infirm. Whoevere built it really had no sense of ...
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