Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... I arrived or how long it took but if I tell you that I had to sign my name TWELVE times on various bits of paper, including photocopies of my passport and punch in my pin number at least seven times, you’ll get an idea of how long the whole process might have taken. These were in addition to the signatures and number punching I had to do three days ago. It is no wonder that the banks have a ticket numbering system and seats for customers to wait, ...
I find myself back in China again, something I thought would
not happen but fate has brought me back. I must say I feel quite happy to be
back in Guangzhou because it is a place I am comfortable with; Nepal is just an
unknown entity for me. But actually now I feel rootless again. I went to my
usual haunt – Hooleys and saw the band I like so much and yet the feeling was
not the same; the ...
... the sound of the traffic. As we walked past a school we could hear through the open windows the children laughing and talking with each other and the vehicles were only a low hum in the background. The streets here were quiet, with only a few pedestrians exploring, and small groups of art students bent over their sketch pads. Down one of the streets we found an outdoor gym of sorts with al kinds of exercise equipment and machines to use as well as a running track. Naturally, ...
... the open air centre green space and the rooms inside. The rain was beautiful to look out at in the sanctuary of the temple being pierced with light form the thin mist overhead. We wandered for a few hours looking at the stalls/ shops inside but contained our shopping urges thinking of how far we have to,lug our bags over the next few months. With the remnants of a queazy stomach still in memory I felt less than obliged to be adventurous in my dinner choice. With a ...
Hey Hey and a Big G'Day toya,
Ok people we have to finally get one thing straight.
I've told you once, I've told you twice,
I've told you a million, billion, trillion times.
When I take you to one of Guangzhou's (Cantons) most popular and famous parks;
For Gawds sake.....Do not Spit, ...