Nanhu Hotel Yueyang
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... around here but the maps they make are ridiculously inaccurate. Agh! Somehow I ended up in a weird construction site, and then went around in a giant crazy circle a few times, feeling like I was going nuts, all alone in the middle of giant tea fields somewhere on an island in the middle of a giant lake. Just crazy. Again, starving and frazzled I found a lady selling ice cream and knew I was getting close! She pointed where the ferry was and I found it and went ...
... Both G groups were together on the train. No alcohol on this train after last night and we spent some of the time playing Who Wants To Be A Millionaire. We didn't make it to the million like we did on our bus ride the other day. Had an early ish night but the train carriages kept banging together (more than usual) which wakes you up every few minutes or so. Not a great nights sleep especially when they play rubbish music first thing in the ...
... br> Like the other two great towers of Jiangnan, Yueyang Tower is famous partly due to its literary associations, namely the piece Yueyang Lou Ji, loosely translated as Memorial to Yueyang Tower, written by renowned Song poet Fan Zhongyan at the invitation of his friend Teng Zijing, who in 1044 became local governor and rebuilt the tower, and subsequent play Yueyang Tower by one of the most renown Chinese dramatists Ma Zhiyuan in the Yuan Dynasty era.
Yueyang is a prefecture-level city (over 5-millon people) at the northeastern corner of Hunan province, South Central China, on the southern shores of Dongting Lake.
We visited an elementary school sponsored by Viking River Cruises. We were greeted and entertained by the children, we came prepared and gave boxes of crayons. The Yangtze River is causing minor flooding as we continue to head upstream towards the Three Gorges ...
... a favorite place of Mao Tse-Tung, Father of the Chinese Revolution.
Because the day will skyrocket toward 100 degrees, we head to Yueyang Tower Park first thing in the morning. The park and garden are thousands of years old and overlook and drop with switch-backed promenades toward the shore of Dongting Lake.
At the heart of these ancient Chinese gardens is Yueyang Tower, known as one of the three great towers south of the ...
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