Guangdong Nanmei Osotto Hotel Baiyun
Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
Have you ever heard the song 'Slow Boat to China'? Well, a similar song could be written about the slow banking system in China.
This was my second visit to the bank; the first being three days ago to request a new bank card because my previous had been swallowed up by the ATM – not my fault and another story! I was told it would take three working days to get a new card, which is fair enough but actually the bank cards sit in the ...
... 8217;t belong to me now; I am just a visitor. It is
different when you live somewhere compared to when you just visit. My visit
will be over on Wednesday and I will go back to Nepal; I wonder if I will find
a sense of belonging there? I bet I don’t find a Hooleys!
You couldn’t find a much starker contrast between Guangzhou
and Kathmandu. Guangzhou is modern, bright, brash, clean ...
... a bus. We wandered a bit and went exploring down some side streets. It was a beautiful area with banyan trees shading the streets providing some respite from the sun. The streets were lined with shops and there were all kinds of carts and bikes flying by in all directions. Overall, the streets provided us with a sensory overload. It isn't just the sights to take in, but sounds and smells as well. Every shop or cart you pass does it's best to compete with the not-so-delicate aroma ...
... otherwise be able to witness but I also always feel a sense of dichotomy of my self in feeling like the structure/ habitat the animals live in are some times atrocious, and yet still having the desire to see them, but behind bars. This was the same feeling I had when seeing the larger animals. The zoo for the most part did a good job of providing a good habitat. The circle of life was never more apparent then while looking at the python enclosure with a baby duckling ...
... of chop sticks with friends in one of the many Chinese Restaurants found in every town where people actually do think they are eating Chinese food.....NOT!...It’s Cantonese Food!
I reckon Guangzhou (Canton) is a super amazing grace!
And that Metallica should put their redneck guns down and ...
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