Guilin Park Hotel
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Off to Guilin
After the hectic and strenuous last 24 hours we afforded ourselves a bit of a late start and headed off on our road trip (via our private van) at 11.00 am to Hangzhou Airport for the next leg of our journey.
The trip was scheduled to take anywhere between 3 - 5 hours (depending on …
I am very very happy that I had the opportunity to go to China. I think that China is very pretty. Although Beijing is very smoggy and polluted, it is still a nice city with wonderful things to see. Guilin, on the other hand, is beyond beautiful. The scenery in Guilin is just amazing. There were always new things to try, and they were always fun. My two favorite things ...
... systems and cultural differences. It was really refreshing and interesting.
We had a bit of a nightmare in the hotel though, we went to sleep as normal and then were woken up by a REALLY loud chirping noise. We couldn't work out if it was a frog or an insect, or if it was inside or outside. It subsided so we went back to sleep, after being woken up a further 4 times by this ridiculously loud noise Ian kicked the corner where we thought it was coming from and out hopped ...
... John, Paul, Raphael, Max and I, drinking and smoking, conspiring for a good idea. In spur of our youthful arrogance we decided to go swimming in the Li River, despite the fact that the we couldn't see a thing and the river current was getting stronger. The three boys left saying they would wait for me and Paul, since I wanted to go drop off my bag and bring my flashlight. Although I was the slow slug in the group I was the most prepared. I was the only one with ...
... last night - lying in a pool of sweat for most of the night. Have a fan which is great while the power from the leisure battery lasts out. Horrible once it goes off.... so between the music and the heat and humidity looks like I'm in for another great nights sleep .... have had an anti-histamine because of some itchy mosquito bites so hopeful;ly that will help me sleep ......
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services