Oakwood Gold Arch Residence
Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... You have to learn an incredible amount of patience in China; just wait and keep smiling. Finally, after paying an additional five rmb to the ten I paid last Friday, I got my card and could withdraw my money, (I had travelled all the way from Nepal, at no little expense to do this). The five was a processing fee; the ten was for the card itself. However, the time it took, it should have been at least fifty, not five. And if it takes so much paperwork ...
... provide shelter from the heat of the
sun which closes out the oh so busy city. There are only three places to be
when the sun beats down: in the park, in an air conditioned shopping mall or
one’s air conditioned hotel room and the former is surely the best.
Next to visiting the dentist, the hairdressers is the thing I really dislike. However, my hair was looking bad and I ...
... was quite lively and very crowded. We took some time to wander around a bit more before heading back to the hotel for the night. We had good intentions of spending the evening journaling or editing photos or reading, but by 9 pm the day had got the best of us and we both headed to bed. And now here we are at 7:30am on September 14th. We will have to check out in a few hours and then head to the airport for our flight to Nepal. It feels like the past few days have just blown ...
... much trouble in a 2 min ride..... right? It was not a 2 min ride. It was closer to 20-30 min, On a Motor- trike with no helmet. Our poor driver got lost, and was not entirely sure where to go, that may account from the length of the ride, who knows how short the ride could have been. The driver spoke no English, but kept asking, stopping drivers on similar motorbikes along the way for help and direction. As we got closer more people helped him out and after winding back and ...
... of chop sticks with friends in one of the many Chinese Restaurants found in every town where people actually do think they are eating Chinese food.....NOT!...It’s Cantonese Food!
I reckon Guangzhou (Canton) is a super amazing grace!
And that Metallica should put their redneck guns down and ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center