Chongqing Jinjiang Oriental Hotel
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... right past the house and only found out later because Mike asked where it was. Too late to take a photo but now administrative offices. Strange to think it was the power house of the Chinese government in the war with visitors such as all the American generals in Asia and even W. H. Auden and Christopher Isherwood! We should include more about the war in Asia in our schools now World History is so fashionable. One passenger asked me "Was China ...
After a night of thunderstorms, we woke up, ate and boarded the bus to the airport. Unfortunately my back decided to go into spasms so it was time for the pain pills. Everyone was super nice with Terry toting my backpack and Juan toting my luggage. Our plane was delayed for 30 minutes but at last we boarded. This time I had the window and Terry was in the middle. I knew it was going to be rough when the guy behind me ...
Each day we are being provided with a schedule for the day. Following this, we headed up to breakfast at the allotted time to find that most people had eaten. We discovered that because the Chinese guests were going on an early onshore excursion, the breakfast time had been moved forward half an hour! Taking advantage of the peace and quiet on the boat, we went up to the sun deck where we whiled away the time. Interestingly, the Chinese were late getting back on the bait. Usually, the ...
After having a wonderful and relaxing time on the Yangtze river enjoying the breathtaking views of the lesser gorges, mountains and happy locals, we headed to Chong Qing and back to the bustle of the city.
Chong Qing was an interesting city known for its spicy cuisine. After an orientation walk, Ricky took us to a restaurant to try the famous Hot Pot. Curious, I couldn't wait to see what this Hot Pot meal was about.
... 8217;s bar kept filing into this restaurant, whose location has been lost to my beer battered neurons. There were about ten of us, including a very touchy older Chinese lady, who sat next to me. Individual tastes were lost on me, but the sensation of eating was great. Finally john and I made it back to our apartments after a fun, and funny night of hanging out with locals.
Lucky for me I’m still 22, so the following day went well. I had some classes and did ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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- Free parking
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