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... as they were--were courtesy Petulant.
Not much exciting in the countryside between hands of cards. Jason was able to contact the boatmen to have him come on our side of the lake rather than driving 2H to the usual spot. It saved us time later. Way to go, General Jason.
Arrived c 1030 for the short walk to the boat. I said to Ahmed all of China seems to be a construction site, the boarding area no exception.
... it's been the most memorable experience. We've learned so much about ourselves, other cultures, and gained a wealth of perspective. During our travels, we came across this quote: "Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer." We can whole-heartedly attest to the fact that we have gained wealth, not in a monetary sense, but in life. If you haven't travelled without an agenda, put it on your bucket list.
... on these blogs and this ones no different! Here are some of our favourites from the last 2 stops.
Pingyao beef - a local speciality of marinated beef served cold on a plate that tastes just like a British roasted ham joint. Although we thought that this would be 'soooooo delicious' accompanied with 2 fried eggs and some chips, unfortunately this option was not available. It was therefore very nice served with noodles.
Gong Bao Chicken - Another speciality from ...
... accompany the meat and we dig in. You take a piece of meat and/or a veggie, drop it in the hot pot and let it cook. Once cooked, fish it out, dunk it in the marinade/dip (honey, sugar, vinegar, chili, garlic, cilantro, soy sauce, fish sauce and probably a lot more), then blow and eat. It's like fondu, chinese style.
Hospitality and respect are of prime importance and, therefore, the guests go first... ALWAYS. We are expected to take the ...
... where it was a great night. We had good food then sat around a fire drying are clothes off drinking and chatting to everyone in the same boat. The beds where so comfy and it was so peaceful it was probably my best nights sleep. In the morning we got up around 7 for breakfast at half past. Are guest house was on the side of the mountain looking over to the other mountains. To wake up to that was something else. In the morning the cloud cover was heavy with ...