Travel Blogs from Yueyang
... had been torn down and is now being rebuilt to house the elderly. We aren't sure if we will see where she stayed or not. Smile tells us we will meet the director and assistant director as well as some of the children. The only children currently here are special needs over the age of 14. The children under 14 years of age are now being housed in another facility. As it turned out, where Mia stayed had not been torn down. We were able to see the room her crib had been in and the ...
... the train. I was too tired to go and see the Yueyang tower or any other ancient sites in the city. I was two hours early for my train home and they wouldn't let me switch the time, so I went for noodles which took me at least an hour to order. That killed some time and before I knew it, it was time to board my train home. Without a seat again, harrumph.
06:45 wake up call again on the boat loud speaker system :( We had docked at Zigui. We had to leave the boat at 07:30 and took a squashed small bus with the other G group to Yichang. Here we spent the morning in a massive shopping mall, getting brunch and snacks before getting another more comfortable bus to the train station in Yichang. Here we took a fast train to Wuchang, where we had to leave the station and re-enter for the over night train ...
... Three Kingdoms Period, when Lu Su, commander in chief of the forces of Wu, was sent to the area to fortify it and train the fleet there. To ease the inspection and command of ships he constructed a tower near the strategic location where Lake Dongting joins the Yangtze River, from which the whole of Lake Dongting was visible. This inspection tower, then called the Ba Ling Tower after the nearby city of Ba Ling, was the first incarnation of Yueyang ...
Yueyang is a prefecture-level city (over 5-millon people) at the northeastern corner of Hunan province, South Central China, on the southern shores of Dongting Lake.
We visited an elementary school sponsored by Viking River Cruises. We were greeted and entertained by the children, we came prepared and gave boxes of crayons. The Yangtze River is causing minor flooding as we continue to head upstream towards the Three Gorges ...
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Other places to stay in Yueyang
Nanhu Square, Yueyang | Hotelfrom $53
Railway station, Yueyang | Hotelfrom $32
Tiandengzui, Yongyuan Road, Yueyanglou District, Yueyang | Hotelfrom $41
No.29 Dongmaoling Road,Yueyanglou District, Yueyang | 4 star hotelfrom $50