Huasheng Jiangquan City Hotel
Travel Blogs from Linyi
We are in Qufu, the birthplace, hometown, and cemetery of Confucius and his ancestors. He lived around 600 BC and promoted social harmony and family relations. He was not considered a success in his own life, and only years later after his death did the people begin to follow his teachings. Despite the Cultural Revolution, one can still see Confucius' influence in everyday life in China and other East Asian countries.
... Art Museum which is where the 2010 World Expo took place. The building is outstanding- never seen anything like it- incredible architecture. The art was very nice. We watched a little film about three cartoon monks and then looked at some traditional style paintings. Then we sat in the parent and toddler play area (we had to take our shoes off and everything) and Jiedi read me fairytales, translating as she read #prettyepicskillz All packed up at the Howie ...
The question most asked by friend and family alike is "How is China?"
The question is easily asked, but the answer less forthcoming. It somewhere between awesome, beautiful, awful, difficult, the people are great, and do you know how many flavors Oreos come in? or maybe it's all of them.
I can say I am suffering from an acute case of culture shock, which I have never experienced before and ...
... At the Confucius Mansion you can find China's oldest security door. It was basically a really thin gap that you had to walk through to see if you were skinny enough. There were many more things to learn, but you'll have to go yourself to find out. ...
Then we went to a souvenir street to go shopping, it was my favorite place in Qufu.
After that, we went to the Confucius Mansion, this is were Confucius’s descendants live, there is still people that are Confucius’s descendant that lives here. Then we saw a play at Confucius Mansion.
Then we went to eat lunch in "Confucius’s restaurant", the ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center