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... There is a larger than life size bust of Michelangelo's David in front of the hostel, and very accurate too.
At night I met two really cool guys from South Korea, who did a great job selling their culture to me...maybe next year...
Well that's pretty much it for Lanzhou. If I had time I would've seen the history museum which holds the entire history of the silk road in one place.
... in there.
Time to continue our walk to the silk market, it's a bit further away then we expected but it's nice to walk and explore this city. On our walk we passed an Irish pub, which was called Molly Malones, we had a quick look in there but it seemed expensive.
When we nearly got to the silk market it was time to split up as the girls had a tattoo appointment.We roughly had an idea of where the shop was but weren't exactly sure. We asked ...
... change in an instant and our training during the adoption process has helped to prepare us for this.
Of course, training and real life scenarios sometimes differ so we are hoping for the best - for her to feel safe and comfortable - but also planning for a scenario that is less than ideal.
Any child that has been in an orphanage or foster care is a brave child, no matter what age. Consider if your life has been totally turned upside down in less than a ...
... american ass. Maybe a nap will help.
… And the pendulum swings. It's amazing how fast you can go from wanting to go home to having an experience of a lifetime. Tonight was one of those amazingly new, eye opening, culturally inspiring experiences.
Dinner was unbelievable.
We are treated as royalty and all the important people from the Gansu Provincial Number 5 Cancer Hospital are there to give us thanks and wish us happiness ...
... all had lunch - wonderful organic vegetables grown here - and set off again. However, it was such a beautiful place and area that I decided to stay and head out early in the morning (7.30 am) for the next section - a gruelling climb with the dreaded famous 24 bends on the way up.
Day 2 - TLG
Last night I slept from 9 pm until 6.30 am in the morning - I was absolutely knocked out - it's amazing what fresh mountain air ...