Jinxin Hot Spring Resort
Travel Blogs from Wanning
... 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 ...
... ve become masters of
charades attempting to explain what we need to non English speakers), we were
moved to a nicer place with mister and mister sinks and mirrors. We then set
off to explore the grounds, and found there are a variety of activities on site
including horseback riding. Nearing the pool we decided to have a little late
night dip and discovered that the aquarium was in fact a full body fish therapy
pond. I jumped in without thinking and ...
... 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 ...
... to form a solid composed of small homogeneously distributed ice crystals. The frozen cone of frozen fruit juice tastes sensational.
Each day it's around 40C and incredibly hot. We end up eating long breakfasts in the hostel, and taking short tours. We wake early to walk around the old village in the town, visit some old villas and tour around a very new looking local monastery.
Other places to stay in Wanning
No.1 Hot Spring Avenue, Wanning | Hotelfrom $32
No.3 Mingzhu Avenue, Xinglong, Wanning | Hotelfrom $17
8 Wenquan Avenue, Xinglong Tourism Resort, Wanning | Hotelfrom $33
Shenzhou Peninsula Resort District, Wanning | Hotelfrom $130
Shenzhou Peninsula Resort District, Wanning | Hotelfrom $91