Jing Mao Hotel
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... to be the case as breakfast in the hotel is very much traditional Chinese
We walked down to McDonalds, which was only 5 mins away and
everyone ordered something. To my
surprise it was almost exactly the same as back home, but the only real
difference was the price. For less than
1.50 (can’t find the pound sign on keyboard) you could get the meal of a drink,
sausage & egg McMuffin and a hash brown.
... not have classes and drink free tea. He had even employed someone to make the tea. However, this was no 'tea lady’! it was someone who had gone to college and studied tea making for three years! The staff we spoke with all loved the room and used it often. We tried lemon tea and a local one.
We all met at the dining room for dinner which again was a buffet style one again, with different foods from lunch-time. Favourite of this meal for the group ...
... situation was exacerbated by the language gap. We soon heard that our train could be around “5 years” late; we were obviously relieved to realise this was an error and the nice young lady helping us meant to say “5 hours” which after her first attempt seemed a much better scenario for us. Five hours became 7 and we spent the time in a large waiting room on steel chairs as the Chinese ...
At 7:30 we are still in bed. Finally we got up an packed our bags. We had 5min noodles in the morning. Then at 9:30 we started and the road leaded us over several mountains in south Yunnan. Our target is Yuanjiang. It was a very hard day, as the weather dropped and it got very cold, as well it was raining most time of the day. The very hard part of this day, was climbing the mountains ...
... used Charles' chinese cell phone that had internet (which presented a interesting contrast that was totally Chinese. This contrast being that I'm in a relatively little "town" (which was larger than any "town" that I've ever seen, but I'm getting ahead of myself). So anyway, I'm in this "town" of Tonghai, and all the internet places are apparently "members only" and I'm definitely in a more rural part of China ...
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