Lian Cheng Hotel
Travel Blogs from Shenzhen
... and was later leased to Britain for 99 years, all of the signs are in both Cantonese and English. This makes it really easy to travel around. It also means that English is widely spoken, although we are trying a little Cantonese ourselves. In the evening we spent some time exploring Star Avenue along the waterfront. It's a little bit like the Hollywood Walk of Fame in California but with lots of famous Chinese actors having their own star on ...
... placed, we eagerly watched as our race began, unsure of where to look, what the information on the board meant, and cheering with noise as opposed to words as we forgot which horse we had bet on! Still..
Our horses and their info:
P: Electronic Fortune "has a chance to finish in first 3"
Z: Forgive and Forget "expect better"
P: Eastern Promise "worth respecting"
Z: Fun 'n' Games "good chance"
... rest of your travels and we shall be following you avidly.
We then took bus route 15 from the central bus station to the top of Victoria peak, what an amazing bus journey (especially at the top of the double decker). It was actually a mistake we were expecting the bus to take us to the peak team station, however on hindsight with huge queues at the bottom of the tram and also the amazing bus journey it was
After a short walk around at the top (views best due ...
... for me. I finally had a fully set up kitchen (well in Chinese standards). Two large Woks, 1 skillet, 1 large pan, 1 small pan, 12 metal dishes in different sizes, a set of 4 metal heat resistant chopsticks, 1 water heater for tea, a set of 5 knives ( 2 cleavers O_o) and a burner to cook on. All I needed was a refrigerator and I would be all set.
We went downstairs and Adam presented me to his wife. She was from the Hunan province so ...
... put down all new, fresh and eco friendly ones. He said they intend to recycle all the plastic from the old fishing nets and use it as the elastane for the socks. He told me he loves teaching and that he goes round teaching for free. He told me that his business, his money maker, is in socks and that his passion is in teaching. He is able to teach and pass on knowledge about a variety of things, business, social and ecological issues and does so to ...