Hainan Jin Yu Hotel
Travel Blogs from Haikou
... sign for any type of food or drink. Here was this sign in English no less.
When we found the café, it was in the shape of a windmill; maybe the only
windmill of its type in all of China. We sat down and had a very good
cappuccino. Here we were with nothing around but this beautiful windmill, coffee
Along the way we gave Connor his present of some miniature
trucks and a plane. Never did I see a child any happier with a present. He ...
... prison after they are released. Yuan said almost none. They don't want to come back. Gene said in the States over 50% return and of all the industrialized countries in the world the United States has the most prisoners per person. Most crimes committed in America are drug related. Just Gene, myself, Louis and Belinda ate lunch with Yuan. We drove back to the hotel and picked up the rest of the family to head back to Haikou for our last night in Hainan. It was a four hour drive so ...
... beaches and the ocean.In the first scene, about 100 performers opened giant umbrellas and moved them in a synchronized fashion. The lighting on top of them made the whole thing look beautiful.
Projectors made the surface look like the ocean. All of the sudden, green heads appeared and then green men. One green man had a golf club. Then somehow the whole surface filled up with water and there was synchronized splashing by about ...
... nothing to us, we slid it into our
pockets for later. Forty-five minutes into the journey we noted a street with
loads of activity and people, and decided to hop off, figuring we had missed
our stop. The area would not be a place the rich and famous of Haikou would
venture too, nor could we imagine it was where the staff of our hotel intended
us to have come to. We ventured down the street hoping it would get a bit
better, but it only got worse. ...
... hotel in the dry armpit of town for the same price as a small hotel 'in town’, this morning I packed and grabbed a Motorbike Guy (local taxi) and headed to the vibrant part of town. Yesterday I finally got my ‘off the island’ ticket sorted. I hadn’t bothered prior as I had decided to head to Guangzhou City (Canton) and then grab a bus a ...