InterContinental Hotel Qingdao
Travel Blogs from Qingdao
... if you honk enough, people just get the hell out of the way! It was both scary and hilarious at the same time... kind of like China itself!
Evidence we're still in China
At this point, it's really only been two days in China but I'm really feeling things drag on me. Everything just seems a bit.. dirtier. Are we still in China? What are the signs?
First piece of ...
... of meat skewers were left all over the place. But dont worry, at the end of the night, there are plenty of old ladies that come around with plastic bags to pick up the scraps for home. Also revealed after a party leaves its table is the massive pile of trash left behind. Garbage cans are over rated people, just throw your dirty tissues/bones/bamboo skewers on the ground! I'm officially grossed out.
... know why he had to hurt her the way he did. I wished I never had to see that.
On to the weekly humour stories of China!! We went out for a meal in China where the workers literally hold on to this long needle type thing, and while people are eating their meals, they come along and stick these needles in your ears to remove your ear wax! Hahaha people don't even flinch... just continue on with their ...
... out of university!
The famous Qingdao beer festival kicks off on Saturday and runs for two weeks.. It is literally a minute walk from our apartment so it will be a craaazy few weeks in Laoshan with many tourists!! Kahu and I plan to go on Saturday which should be neat - they have many rides and neat things to do. Hopefully we can meet some more foreigners :)
PS Good effort by the Cheifs!!!!! ...
... br> This last week would have to be my most sociable week to date. I am finally beginning to connect with a few people so find myself popping out for meals and things quite regularly. On Tuesday night Kahu, Molly and I met up with 3 American Couch Surfers who we took under our wings for the night (see photo). It was definitely the best night for me in China yet!! We all experienced 'beer in a bag' which is where they pour a litre of local beer into ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center