New Era Hotel Kunming
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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Our original plan was to go straight from Kunming train station to the bus station and get a 7 hour bus to Yuangang and therefore not spend any time in Kunming, however knowing how tired we felt after an overnight train journey (somehow we all struggled to sleep very well on the trains) we decided to break up the journey and spend a night in Kunming. On the train journey from Chengdu we opted to have dinner in the dining car as we hadn't yet ...
... air force known as the Flying Tigers who flew across the “Hump of the Himalayas” in defence of the Burma Road). There we had a pizza which was surprisingly good and a few more beers. The place was buzzing with life, the pool table being particularly popular, and the music they were playing was excellent. We had an enjoyable evening.
There was no heating in our apartment but once in bed we were quite cosy although still suffering from ...
... our phones had not enough money. This is the kind of problem which needs local help to solve. Not the phoning but the recharging and finding where to get a recharge card. Eventually I found my way to the appropriate mobile place - located in an Apple computer shop and the assistant topped up both phones (cos the instructions come in Chinese - of course).
Called NZ and did the necessary transfers. Easy really! We'll be right now till we get home.
... through it one of the stewards had to disinfect the whole cabin with some little aerosol antiseptic canisters. We could hardly breath because of the strong fumes but the pilot came over the tanoie to tell us that the plane had to be disinfected before it could land in Kunming and that the fumes go after 30 seconds. Tom and I had heard that China is very germ-a-phobic but this having to fumigate the entire plane was quite a shock! When we landed at ...
... our showers. Inside the girl showed us a cabinet of different meats and veg and told us to point. We ended up with delicious bowls of noodles and dumplings and some peppers and seafood balls to cook in the middle of our table. Good fun and tasty. Climbing the stairs back to our room we really noticed how much exercise we’d done and tucked up in bed with the electric blanket on we fell straight asleep.
A record breaking 83 ...