Travel Blogs from Shenzhen
... my togs. We strolled along the sand and rock pools and came across the local version of a BBQ. It is a stone small square about 50cm off the ground. It is hollow on the inside and a grate on top, you light the fire underneath it and hen you have a BBQ. The locals cook everything from whole birds to meatballs to marshmallows on it . We then went back to the markets and had a better look at ...
... games to play while we wait! Oh and the piece de resistance, there was massage chairs free for use while you wait!!! Now that's how you make your customers happily wait. Whilst being mesmerised by such service, I had totally forgotten what number we were but I reckon there were more people waiting then eating. We must have waited for about a good 45 minutes before being 'randomly' called to our table, I'm pretty sure there was no proper system. The food was pretty ordinary but you ...
We woke this morning to the sound of a myriad church bells tolling across the city. Peeping out through the shutters we see deep grey clouds and the heavens emptying themselves of rain. It would appear we have brought our little Welsh rain pixies with us ;) And it feels like a Sunday morning back at home.
So what to do, we could shop, but where is the fun in that. We are going to keep a promise we made to Joseph. We are off to the cinema to see ...
... as we passed the shop sensor. Guards came and pointed us in the area we needed to take them back to. We had to get past a million people and back to return to the shop where Janet bought beautiful ornaments of a snake and rabbit for Harriet and James. Once out , the crowds were amazing. Lucky we got there when we did! We walked along till we found a funny little shop that had pictures of wonton soup so ...
... was live music, it was really good fun although no aircon so boiling - felt like the episode from friends when their heating breaks and their flat is boiling for the party!! Met some more people who are really nice, everyone seems to have this relaxed vibe here which is really nice.
Felt very weird missing Sophs birthday today but had a nice catch up on FaceTime and seems like she's having a great day! ...
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