Meijing Seascape 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 ...
... for tea. Her name is Jane and she was a college roommate of Belinda's. They hadn't seen each other for five years. Jane brought us a specialty dish of the area made with coconut milk and we drank Kung Fu tea, which is named for the tea service set you drink out of. The tea was Guan Yin tea, which is the name of the Buddha Goddess we visited yesterday. Next destination, LiuGao High School, Liuzhou. We made it. Gene and I are in our apartment. I need a nap and will write again ...
... and then we are going to travel on to explore the island. Belinda's cousin Harry, who is a tour guide, is taking us around.
Tonight we went to see an outdoor performance called Impressions of Hainan. We were accompanied by Belinda's mom and dad, Harry and his wife, their two children and Harry's mother in-law. Harry's children are Connor, about 4 and the baby who is less than a year.
The performance is hard to describe. ...
out for a read by the pool. In china as everyone idealizes whiteness,
vacationing in a sunny place in asia is great as your guaranteed to be the only
one out at the pool during the day. Come 6pm though its time to run, as they
all come out of the wood works. They can be quite loud in large groups and the
men have a very bad habit of spitting loogies everywhere, including in the
pool! In the evening matt had a therapy at the onsite spa called Tok ...
... up and I’m out of here. I will have to wear thermals again but I have them packed!
Wugong Temple (Five Officials Temple)
Wugong Temple is located on the boundary of Haikou and Qiongshan. Five well known officials were banished to Hainan in the Tang and Song dynasties; Li Deyu, Li Gang, Li Guang, Zhao Ding and Hu Quan and the temple was built ...