Guilin Park Hotel
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We woke up in Guilin today. When you think of famous Chinese watercolor paintings with mountains and rivers, they're modeled on Guilin. It's a beautiful city surrounded by mountains. Today we traveled to Yangshuo to take part in a cooking class at a local restaurant. Then we took a Li River cruise on a bamboo raft. As usual, the raft ride was beautiful but also a crazy Chinese adventure. We got a ...
... on Trip Advisor. As we got out at People's Park station, a young Chinese couple started talking to us. This was fine, as we were waiting for the rain to die down a bit. They said they were from another part of China. It was all so nice and friendly until they said they were going to a tea room, as Shanghai is famous for them. We read all about these scams, where you are enticed by friendly people, then get massively stung in the tea room. We left them shortly after that and went into ...
... strong it is. The sales force was pretty strong here and bordered on pushy, but we all stood strong and only one family walked away with a new comforter....and it wasn't us.
Then we were back on the road again, driving to our next stop - Yangshuo. Just two hours outside Guilin, Yangshuo sits in the middle of the mountains and is surrounded by the Li River. It's said to be one of the most picturesque areas in China....we'll soon find out if that's true!
... 8211; you'd be dead well before you stopped falling!
We eventually got as high as the car could go, and just looking up at where we were meant to go had me panicking – there was no way I was getting up that far. The winding trail up was pretty steep and stepped the entire way. Before too long I was utterly exhausted and about to either faint or have a panic attack – being unable to take a ...
... and limestone caves. Guilin means "Osmanthus Forest" and has an avenue of these sweet scented trees along the riverside Binjiang Lu.
While in Guilin you will enjoy a cruise on the meandering Li River and come to understand why
Guilin is famed for "the best scenery under ...