JinLing RunYang Bridge Hotel
Travel Blogs from Zhenjiang
... when the train is moving fast otherwise there is not enough air movement to remove the disgusting smell. Not being able to drink the water is becoming a drain especially to have to remember your water bottle when cleaning your teeth. Rant over, going to bed now on my top bunk, will try not to fall out onto the two people ...
... the birds from swallowing larger fish,
which are held in their throat, but the birds can swallow smaller fish. When a
cormorant has caught a fish in its throat, the fisherman brings the bird back
to the boat and has the bird spit the fish up. Though cormorant fishing once
was a successful industry, its primary use today is to serve the tourism
industry. We wondered what the SPCA would think of this in NZ! As said, mainly
just for tourists.
... All went without incident and everyone cooked a pretty amazing meal that we all then enjoyed together. Even Matt's meal was edible and really rather nice.
Pretty tired we went for a couple of beers at the local rooftop hostel and then bed.
The next day was cycling through the local villages. I have not been on a bike for 20 years and was not best pleased! I got on and wobbled down the road much to Roses concern! She instantly offered me a helmet ...
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Love to you all, wherever you are xxxxx
Last weekend saw me headed to another neighbouring city- this time with one of my students who had kindly offered to be my personal guide of her hometown. Caught the bus on Friday afternoon - took about 1 1/2 hours- got settled into my hotel and then we went out for dinner. WELL what a dinner it was........Yangzhou individual hot pot was my introduction to the cuisine of this area. Eating hot pot is not a passive activity: you must select morsels of prepared raw food from ...