New Century Hotel Yangzhou
Travel Blogs from Yangzhou
... tells me to have her chair, when i really want to stand!
Because of the one child policy in china, people refer to their cousins as their brothers and sisters. So i met so many brothers and sisters! Including Alissa who was amazing! She spoke english and was so excited to meet me! She had so many questions about england and me it was a really fun morning just getting to talk and meet people and make dumplings! Hundreds and hundreds of dumplings. When dinner time came we had ...
We have noticed the amount of exposed electrical wiring in
the countryside as well as the cities and not a lot of evidence of the
underground wiring we are used to on the roads in NZ. Also on buildings under
repair and construction the fragile looking scaffolding that we did not think
would pass OSH here!
Arriving at Guilin again we went to another of the
inevitable 'show and sell', this time sea and fresh- water pearls, ...
... water lilly fields and buffalo stopping off along the way for some amazing pictures.
Rose had decided to take us on a 'new route' which actually totalled 2 hours cycling and it was 40 degrees! We were nearly at the farm where we were to have lunch when one of our group Matt fell really ill with sunstroke being horrifically sick and it actually brought it home that this was a pretty hard ride!
We met him at the farmers home for lunch thou and he ...
We have at last managed to defeat the Great Firewall of China, to bring you unadulterated access to our adventures!
We'll update it as often as we can, but we're already behind so bear with us...
In the meantime, read our ever hilarious posts and look at our pretty pictures- and like my entries more than Rob's. His will suck. :)
Love to you all, wherever you are xxxxx
... around the table, place them in the pot, wait for them to cook, fish them out of the soup, dip them in the preferred sauce, and then eat them hot, fresh, and tender. Melody excelled herself and ordered such a variety - meats, fish, vegetables - that it was impossible to stop eating!!! The highlight for me was the lamb.....might sound boring but believe me when you have lived in a country where lamb is an unrecognisalbe taste it is a rare find indeed to find the ...