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... having planned enough time for trips to the islands center.
2. FERRY HAIKOU - BEHAI
It takes about 30 min by taxi from the train station to the ferry docs. To buy a ticket for the overnight ferry can get a bit difficult without speaking Chinese but thats (the first) part of the adventure I would say. Regardless what you find on the Internet there are 2 or 3 Ferry leaving ...
... br> Belinda said she contacted a grade school classmate of hers
and he wanted to take us to a fish restaurant, right on a fisherman’s
wharf. Her classmates name was Yuan. He was a prison guard about an hour’s drive from his home. If you could think of stereotypical prison guard, Yuan was the farthest thing from it.
He was a very kind and gentle acting person, that liked to laugh a lot.
To get there, Lewis had to follow Yuan on an off ...
... new hat, so Belinda put her new hat on Connor. Belinda decided we needed a coffee break so we stopped at a coffee house that was built like a windmill. Gene and I each had a cappuccino, Louis had a latte and Belinda had Hong Kong coffee, which is milk tea with coffee. At dinner tonight, Gene named baby girl, Maggie. He also named Connor at the beginning of our trip. We said our goodbyes to Belinda's family and went up to our room. Around 10:00 pm a friend of Belinda's met us in ...
... and then we are going to travel on to explore the island. Belinda's cousin Harry, who is a tour guide, is taking us around.
Tonight we went to see an outdoor performance called Impressions of Hainan. We were accompanied by Belinda's mom and dad, Harry and his wife, their two children and Harry's mother in-law. Harry's children are Connor, about 4 and the baby who is less than a year.
The performance is hard to describe. ...
... ourselves turning around when we
started noting vendors selling pig noses and what seemed to be dogs for
slaughtering not for house pets…
We eventually found a place a restaurant
that seemed to be a bit cleaner than the rest in the surrounding area. The
restaurant had no menus though. Using the app on the phone we asked for chicken,
vegetables, noodles and rice, hoping it would come out as one dish. We were
handed a plate of ...