Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
Have you ever heard the song 'Slow Boat to China'? Well, a similar song could be written about the slow banking system in China.
This was my second visit to the bank; the first being three days ago to request a new bank card because my previous had been swallowed up by the ATM – not my fault and another story! I was told it would take three working days to get a new card, which is fair enough but actually the bank cards sit in the ...
... 8217;t belong to me now; I am just a visitor. It is
different when you live somewhere compared to when you just visit. My visit
will be over on Wednesday and I will go back to Nepal; I wonder if I will find
a sense of belonging there? I bet I don’t find a Hooleys!
You couldn’t find a much starker contrast between Guangzhou
and Kathmandu. Guangzhou is modern, bright, brash, clean ...
... for half an hour we decided to head back to the city center and do some of the other stuff on our list. As we were heading back to the metro, Robyn began to feel unwell, and but the time we were at the second transfer point she was feeling poor enough for us to decide to just head back to the hotel until she felt better. We took a few hours to rest and work on the blogs. We had bought a few things to snack on for the afternoon so we decided to try them out. Green ...
... 3 "lanes" of traffic we arrived at our dinner destination. We gave him 50¥ for his trouble and stress, after some slight bows smiles and a thumbs up we walked toward the glowing sign on a large complex overhead. We had a row of Chinese characters of the restaurant name, to be found somewhere in all of Wanda's plaza on the third floor. This was our only other clue. So we walked up some stairs and tried to match up,the Chinese characters along a strip mall of sorts. ...
... Around (see photo).
But you don't believe me and laugh at me,
It's right there in Engrish and black and white'
DO NOT LITTER, SPIT OR **** AROUND!
Why you always gotta go and **** around?
So do you want to know what I reckon?
I reckon and know that Mao Zedong (Chairman Mao) ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking