Travel Blogs from Linyi
... were given a place to live. We were able to enjoy the trees and the grounds that date back a couple thousand years. Our tour guide is also surnamed "Kong," which is Confucius Chinese name; Kong Fu zi in Chinese. so, We call him Confucius!
Our tour guide is also an ancestor of Confucius, has the last name. Many people who are related to him live in this city of Qufu and are very proud of this. Besides having a Chinese Tour ...
Our last day in Shanghaj :( :( and we wanted to cram in a bit more sightseeing before we bullet up to 'jing We headed off to the Jingan temple (we were going to walk there but then Wayne told us we were crazy and it was too far so we got the metro lol). Got there, got distracted by Old Navy, saw it was pretty pricey and the air was thick with incense and have up on that idea. Got a good photo of 4 lions on a stick though. Then we made the journey to ...
... I suppose. So, let's try for some lightheartedness.
Most of the time I have been here, it has been unbearably hot and humid. Positively sweltering. I kept telling everyone how miserably over-warm I was, but how my older apartment didn't have A/C. I came home every day from work and I would just rip off all my clothes, curl up in bed, and practically drown in a veritable pool of my own sweat. ...
... 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. ...
Today we still woke up at 5:30, we packed our stuff and played games, then we went to eat breakfast, James drank some orange juice and he said that it is not warm today, it is cold.
We went on the bus to Qufu at 7:00, it took about two hours to arrive at Qufu. Qufu is where Confucius lived. We first went to see Confucius Temple, this is were Confucius live and teach, we saw many gates and ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center