No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Guiyang
Our day in the mountain park was too exciting to only upload 5 pictures! Here are some more for you all to check out. Hope you are have a fabulous summer and we will see you guys so soon :)
Emm and Gabs ...
We are not sure why but the Chinese tourists weren't there. Zhang Nan's father said that heaps of money was spent but they have gone bankrupt.
The final adventure was last night when we were invited to a dinner organised by Charlie (Yu Changyin), one of my post-graduate students.
In fact Charlie was the monitor of the Post-graduate class, responsible for ensuring everything went well.
The students ...
... don't cross the streets anymore it is all underground walkways (some with shops)
When we reached the centre of town and looked back up the street as we had done in the past the difference was palpable as you can see in the pics
A play with some tops in the park concluded a memory laden wander. Sam thinks that I spin a mean top, especially when I lashed it with the rope.
... ended up in the very back seats beside the engines.
The plane was a second hand (felt like fifth hand) Russian job, staffed by big a Russian stewardess and as we shook during take-off the overhead compartments rattled violently, with a piece falling off.
What a difference.
Back to the present
We landed on time in Guiyang's brand new airport - the second new airport since 1996. The old one was like a small ...
... and juice bottles. They sat on ledges and benches right next to us and stared at us as they ate fruit that they scavenged out of trash cans. Some were walking along side us as their precious new born babies clung to their stomachs! One (very stupid) man threatened one of the monkeys and around 15 of them start attacking him. He had to sprint away and every time he got close to the pack, they would yell these blood curdling ...