Miracle Plaza Hotel
Travel Blogs from Guiyang
... the hsotel our spirits were not really lifted. We found the Mayflower on the 16th floor of a high rised building. Not a pretty place but the security at the bottom were helpful. When we arrived at the entrance to the hostel the door was ajar but it was pitch black inside. After 15 minutes wondering and contemplating if this could possibly be the right place, a guy appeared confirming it was the hostel.
The room had a fantastic view of the city however the decor in the room was ...
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 ...
... around me and said to everyone, "I am so happy I want to cry."
We spent Monday with Zhang YiFei, our translator in 1995-96.
I wanted a coffee and we read about Highland Coffee restaurant, run by an American, which YiFei had previously visited, so she took us there and over double shot lattes and cheesecake we relaxed and talked for a couple of hours.
After Pat and I watched a man flying kites in the ...
... Zhang YiFei for a day. She was our second translator during our time here and she continues to teach English at the University.
We will also catch up with FuQihong who was our first contact here and who now is in charge of the foreign affairs section!
We then wandered along our well trodden path to where we had lived.
The small river than ran through the college and provided a ...
... out of the 1930's.
The lines to the flight kept changing and we kept moving with no idea whether it was correct or not.
Eventually the gate opened, the plane was sitting on the tarmac and everyone began running.
I turned to Pat and said, "You 'd think they had never been on a plane before. You just walk up and take your allocated seat."
As you probably can guess I was the dopey person because it was first in best seats ...