Jia Zhou Binguan
TripAdvisor Reviews Jia Zhou Binguan Leshan
Travel Blogs from Leshan
- A 70 year old Asian man brought liqueur everywhere he went, we proceeded to sit with him at dinner and he drank us under the table
- SAW PANDAS!!!
- We went and saw a Chinese face-change show…think Asian cirque du soliel…it was very impressive. Those Sichuan girls were very talented…and attractive
- Went to the top of Mount Emei, more than 3000m above sea level…was above the clouds, one of the most beautiful views I ...
... big walk.
I walked a circular route around the lower part of the mountain, which was covered at all times with an all encompassing fog (didn't bother with the top for this reason). This did mean that I saw more golden macaques over the next two days than I did tourists, and despite the fog, the walk was really beautiful and held true to a more romanticised ideal of what travelling in China would be like: endless stone ...
... hot and spicy soup, Huang Qian's relatives were making plans for what we would eat after the soup. I thought they were kidding when they said we were going to another restaurant after stuffing ourselves with malatang. Of course, they weren't.
Leshan is full of streetside restaurants. Huang Qian says they eat outside even in the winter, they just sit closer together. After eating malatang at a special ...
... that night we ended up going with some Chinese girls that we know to KTV. KTV is a generic name for the many karaoke houses in China. Much like back home you pay for a room for a few hours, invite friends, have a few beers, and sing some songs. We were there till about 3am which was pushing my limits as I had awoken before 5am to climb the mountain. But it was fun and all in all a memorable Chinese weekend!
... I didn't know where the West Gate was at the time, I decided to let it be, just so that the woman could get the right information. After Lu Ling hung up the phone, she expressed concern over the agency that I had booked, which only made me feel even more uneasy about the whole thing. Never-the-less, I decided to put my worries aside and hope for the best.
Now on to the meat of the story.
I woke up at 4 AM to take a shower, get dressed, and meet the tour bus ...