Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... I arrived or how long it took but if I tell you that I had to sign my name TWELVE times on various bits of paper, including photocopies of my passport and punch in my pin number at least seven times, you’ll get an idea of how long the whole process might have taken. These were in addition to the signatures and number punching I had to do three days ago. It is no wonder that the banks have a ticket numbering system and seats for customers to wait, ...
... my hotel. It was mid morning and the full humid heat of
the day was bearing down. This was a time for lazing around, reading, sleeping,
playing cards or Chinese chess. Had I have come earlier I would have found the
people doing exercise, playing sport and probably singing too. I just love the
activities which take place in these parks, so full of life and human
interaction. The parks have many ...
... we got a big order of "special fried noodles" and it was delicious. Before we left the restaurant we managed to corner our waiter again and ask with fingers crossed if there was a metro nearby. Thankfully the answer was yes!! It was only a ten minute walk to the station. The rain had stopped but there was a great lightning show overhead to watch as we walked. Before we knew it we were back at Haizhu Square, our home station and on our way home a mere 3 hours after we had first ...
... exchanges we deduced the buffet some hotel guests get included in the room some don't. We didn't. 42¥ ( 6 yuan roughly equivalent to $1) and we had a Chinese breakfast buffet. I don't think they really do breakfast foods, the buffet consisted of broccoli, corn on the cob, sweet bread dumplings, some sort or black rice wrap square thing, vegetable dumplings, and.... rice. Day one in Guangzhou. With a notebook containing names of places, metro stops and brief directions to ...
Beers N Noodles toya...shane
The Soundtrack to this entry was by Tori Amos
The album was 'Little Earthquakes'
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking