Meritus Mandarin Haikou
Travel Blogs from Haikou
... three occasions Lewis came within about an inch of hitting a car or a pole. As
far as I could tell (and I can’t tell very well) I never heard him curse one
time. It was quite a driving performance.
When we got to the pier, it had turned out to be a beautiful day. To get to the restaurant we had to get a ride in a small dinghy. We ate at an open-air restaurant looking out on the bay.
Lewis ordered about every seafood dish you could think of. ...
... 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 ...
... 2 lane roads, but that
didn’t stop our driver from passing massive semis on the right hand side.
Clutching for dear life in the back of the car with no seatbelts, Matt and I
kept our eyes shut for the vast majority of the ride. We are convinced that the
driving test here is just laying down on the car horn to make sure you have the
upper arm strength to do so quickly, continuously, and quite often for no
reason what so ever.
... several times since with the inclusion of gardens, ponds and pavilions to beautify the area.
Su Dong Po Temple
Su Dong Po Temple is located in the east of the Wugong Temple and was built during the Ming Dynasty and is used to offer prayers to Su Dongpo, who greatly improved the locals cultural and historic education. When Su Dongpo was banished to ...