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Off to the airport this morning after a few last minute purchases from the Muslim Market. Fortunately we had no obvious ill effects from our local style fast food cuisine of the night before. We had an interesting ride out to the airport with a woman who talked non-stop and I mean non-stop. She talked a lot about politics, the Cultural Revolution ( …
We were out the hotel door at 8.30am and on our way to see the famed rice terraces that Longsheng is famous for. It was a 2 1/2 hour drive and on the way we stopped at Huangluo Village where Yao people live. And what they are famous for is that the women cut their hair just twice in their lifetime. Once when they are about 16 or 17, and once when …
... visited Guilin, most recently, Bill Clinton. The Reed Flute Caves were incredible ! It took about 45 minutes to walk the length of the cave, stopping periodically to look at the remarkable stalactites and stalagmites. You will see in the photographs the enormous size of the columns, some several stories in height. Our guide told us many Chinese hid in this cave when the Japanese were bombing Guilin but didn't survive. The shape ...
... Sheraton, overlooks this river.
It is a very busy and crowded time of year, and the downtown area, minutes from my hotel, was a bustling hive of energy and activity Full of tourists from all over the world, I dined at an interesting and overcrowded local Chinese restaurant, and while the service was abysmal [and I was clearly treated differently from the ...
... Bus A had the same schedule reversed with wonderful results.
Some of you might be wondering about the weather and the possibility of flooding. I will be providing weather updates on a daily basis and let you know how it will effect our future schedule.
It has been raining on and off throughout the day. We are expecting sun on wednesday.
Kayaking has been cancelled for Bus B tomorrow morning ...