Mandarin Oriental, Sanya
Travel Blogs from Sanya
... midnight just before the front desk
closed for the evening. They didn’t have any private rooms available till Sunday
evening so we were forced to accept a room in the six bed mixed dorm. One of
the other guests in our room was a man by the name of Guy from Israel. He told
us about some cool places to eat in the city and to make sure we met Frahani
and her friends, as they were good people and could show us the best of the
nightlife in the city.
... was pretty basic, with the only sit down restaurant shut down for construction
and maintenance. In the grocery store my search for diet coke, came up with
nothing still. The drink has not been on offer anywhere since our first day in
Beijing! They had coke zero, which has been quite easy to get, but the drink is
only available in sizes 550ml and smaller. While in the store, a woman
approached and asked us if we were the two gentleman staying in 1207 at ...
... br> taken by a local man. At first we thought that they wanted us to take a picture
of them, but he motioned for us to stand beside his father so he could get a
picture of us. It seems that some local Chinese outside of big cities do not
encounter “westerners” and when they do, love getting pictures taken with them.
It would be like us going to say any foreign country or exotic land and having
our picture ...
... on a broom and when I finally caught up to her she said that now she knows what it feels like to be me in China. She was slightly more hesitant to pimp me out for pictures after that. Thanks, Helen. :)
4. Helen hates the sun.
After we booked our plane tickets for Sanya, Helen and I began discussing what we wanted to do. This was easy for me. "I want to lay on the beach. That's it. That's all." Helen acted as though she had caught me ...
... then can take your time and concerntrate on the sections that you find interesting.
This one though would defiently be much more fun with a friend.
When I first entered I thought they were ...