New Era Hotel Kunming
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We arrived in Yunnan on the 10th after a night's sleep in the train. We opted for the middle berth this time (usually we go on the top one) and both slept like babies. So it is rather energised that we start our first day in this beautiful province which so far has delivered big time.
After checking in at The Hump which is in a perfect location smack bang on the main square of the city, we decided to go and check out ...
... was amazing to us. She let us use her phone to Google the hostel, then took us to the buses and spoke to the drivers to find the right bus that would take us closer. She made sure we got on the bus ok and left us her phone number in case we had any problems. She also wrote down the hostel address in Chinese for us so we could show it to a taxi driver when we got off the bus. We couldn’t have asked for a better start and while waiting in the queue for ...
... with a few beers. I wanted an early start so I could get my visa and get out of here. I was down for half nine and paid for the same day visa 545yuan(£54.50). I then walked to the other end of kunming to the east bus station to be prepared for my visa arriving. Now back at the hostel at half 2 I had lunch till 3:10 then thought to go for my visa, even tho they gave me a time of 5 half 5. No ...
... cars while the passengers waited patiently to leave. The bus arrived Kunming West Bus Station roughly four hours after departing Dali. From there you need to get a 5 yuan express mini bus, I think it was bus #18, to Kunming train station. We checked into a Korean guesthouse, on the 30th floor of an apartment, 40 minutes from the train station. Although it was long way out from the centre of Kunming, we had a large en-suite room with panoramic views for 120 ...
Today is China's 'National Day’ – celebrating its 61st year since the People’s Republic of China was Founded. The school has numerous flags of China up around the school and most of the students are off school for a week ‘Golden Week’ – grade 3 & 4 students have just 3 days. Most of today was spent down town with a couple of students – Kevin (Li BiChao) and Smile (GuXuemin). They showed me around most of the town, going ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center