Lushan Hotel (Hexi Road)
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Jiujiang
... than a few butt-clenching moments going up the mountain, as he overtook cars, buses, trucks and anything else on the road (which was like a snake, with that many blind corners it was ridiculous) and cut them off with a swift manoeuvre that would have impressed the guys from Top Gear no end. So we finally got to the top of the mountain, checked into our hotel (another one) and proceeded to go for a 'short walk' around the village and to the mountain. The village ...
... want to attempt it with sandals. I didn't get a chance to do it on Friday, and whaddaya know, a Wal Mart came out of nowhere, the only store open so early on the street. So that was kind of lucky. I bought the best ones I could find and headed out on the bus.
I fell asleep right away only to wake up to a sea of white. I almost thought I went blind, or i was having another nightmare. But oh no it was almost worse than that. The whole sky was completely ...
... t say I said it.
We basically stayed in town yesterday; following our own advice, we were primarily alone on the forest paths most of the time even though there were crowds flowing by us on the road 10 meters away. The cool thing about this place really is the paths everywhere; some are no more than a slightly worn trail through the underbrush, while some are paved, but all are mostly human-free. Even ...
... of his own walking speed rather than that of two healthy younger types, for the whole hike took us fewer than six hours, and that was with a detour. Until we got to the official entrance for our destination, Wulaofeng (五老峰), he was the last person we saw. The path was overgrown and not very well marked at times, but it was truly great to be completely alone, clearly the only people taking that path that day or maybe even ...
... a taxi driver of our plan to get the the temple and as this was sneaky and exciting the taxi driver wanted to get involved. The next thing i know, he pulled up down a side alley, popped in to his house, brought another guy out who jumped in the taxi with us. He was on his phone, he was an ex monk and was contacting another monk in the temple to get us in. It was all very dodgy i felt like i was doing something illegal, but it was very exciting at the same time.