Jiasen Resort Sanya Ruihai Haoting
Travel Blogs from Sanya
... to enjoy the red rice wine Jacuzzis and were
joined by a Chinese couple from Beijing and their 13 year old son. He had been
taking English lessons and took the opportunity to practice, translating
between his parents and us.
Friday morning, we started the task of
packing to head to Shanghai. Having gotten past the halfway mark of our trip,
we didn’t want to leave Hainan as it signified that we were getting nearer to
the end ...
... before heading to the dolphin bar.
The dolphin bar was an ex pat haven with
the vast majority of the clientele being western workers from local resorts and
business. The drinks were all buy one get one and were more than half the cost
at the hotel. Matt fought the pain of the sun burn on his feet and ripped up
the dance floor. Around 12:30 our old men started to showing their faces and we
decided to start heading home. The bar owner ...
... br> friendly. One young man in particular saw us every evening after dinner and
spoke to us at length about Hainan Island and his hopes of getting to Hong Kong
and perhaps even America. He insisted on getting a Hainan girl for a girlfriend
though, and hoped to travel with her to Hong Kong and America. He helped us
with Chinese phrases and we helped him with English.
Jim and I were also stopped in the lobby to have ...
... Surely they can figure it out!" I mean come on, even the Chinese have to use context to decipher meanings sometimes. However, my colleague stuck to her guns saying that I should learn how to say this one correctly. "Why?!" Well, instead of saying "I'm a foolish foreigner," I've been saying "I kill foreigner." Uhhh....yeah...I'll work on that one....
"Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air's salubrity." -Ralph Waldo Emerson
... in frames hung on the wall but it didn’t take long for me to figure out the nature of the place. All paintings were 3D paintings on the actual wall and all had a fun side to them that not only ...