Jiulong International Hotel
Travel Blogs from Wenling
... high speed train.
It really is all that! As we arrived in Fuzhou, I thought to myself, “It will
be good to get home.” Then I caught the thought and realized that how quickly
our nesting instinct kicks in. We search for that which gives us comfort. Me, I
was looking forward to my own little icebox, Nescafe and a run in the morning.
Yup…not to happen. Mr. Lu called as we were in the van on the way back stating
that there was a ...
... He finally did and smiled and I smiled and said good job and he spoke right over me...he was smiling at his friends coming down the path! ME? I was invisible...such are days...We are off to our weekend adventure today. Some close mountain (Andi!) then back for shower, lunch and high speed train to an overnight to another mountain. I am hiking today in a skirt and keens...sorry, Joe...too damn hot! I only have one pair of shorts with me so I am saving them for ...
For Mid-Autumn Festival, I traveled with Huang Qian and her bargain-savvy friend, Xuxue, to Yandangshan, a mountainous area near Shanghai. This region is full of fabulous natural sites that you, too, can see for the small price of 50 kuai per location! We were particularly excited to see the ...
... village for lunch.
Don’t get too attached to the local farm animals
This town was famous for cooking a local specialty called kaoquanyang. Apparently, we weren’t the first to hear about it. It was a national holiday, so of course the road into the town was packed with parked cars and hungry people. On the long walk in, ...
... I am at home because I know that every light I leave on, etc. causes more coal to be burned and that much more **** spewed into the atmosphere.
Now, we burn a lot of coal back home in the States. However, we have pollution control systems in place to reduce the levels of bad stuff that actually leave the smokestacks. We also have severe penalties and heavy fines if this pollution control equipment isn't properly operated and maintained. Our EPA ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking