Jin Ao Yuan Hotel
Travel Blogs from Zhenjiang
Unfortunately Barrie has been unwell and is struggling but
bravely carrying on where he can. A couple of others in the group have also
been feeling unwell so we presume the same virus. Sharon is so caring and
escorted us to a Chinese pharmacy last night which was an experience in itself!
Very old fashioned and little boxes on the walls containing medicines. So a bit
of trust in our tour ...
That night we all meet in a bar for drinks. Karaoke is definitely the entertainment for the Chinese and after 2 hours of Lady Gaga our group member Pete form Burnley said to the owner 'I am sick of Gaga have you got any Beatles?'. Much to our surprise they put on the whole collection ending in some drunken karaoke, cocktails and merriment!
The last day we all boarded bamboo rafts for a river trip. At the start we were asked of we wanted water ...
We have at last managed to defeat the Great Firewall of China, to bring you unadulterated access to our adventures!
We'll update it as often as we can, but we're already behind so bear with us...
In the meantime, read our ever hilarious posts and look at our pretty pictures- and like my entries more than Rob's. His will suck. :)
Love to you all, wherever you are xxxxx
... slept on the bus going back totally exhausted.
All in all it was a most enjoyable weekend seeing one of China's most beautiful cities, gorging myself on the most delicious foods and had the company of my delightful student to enrich my knowledge and understanding of her hometown. Probably not on the tourist map for many but then that is the delight I have in living here and learning about the hidden gems the country has to offer.
Bye for now. xx
... time a truly local bus that meandered around various side streets before reaching my destination.
Jinshan Park (Gold Hill) is situated in the west of the old downtown, with a height of 43.7 meters and an area of 10 hectares. Jinshan Temple, Bailong (White Dragon) Cave, Fa Hai (Buddha Sea) Cave and the first spring of Gold Hill give you a fabulous experience with unique architectural styles and timeless monuments. Jinshan Temple, also Golden Hill Temple, is located atop ...
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