Beihai Hotel Qingdao
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... of a large harbor crane in front of this huge orang ball, looked for a split second that it was just going to hold it there forever.
On Oct 14th Flo asked “Why all the ducks in the mall?” What ducks J Oh yeah!
On Oct 14th June asked if we had had bad seas in the Gulf of Alaska in 2007 – yes we did June, I remember one woman on that cruise was so seasick she was ready to “abandon ship” in ...
... it was given to the German’s as compensation for the murder of two German missionaries. The German’s built many European-style buildings including Ying Binguan, the German Governor’s Residence. The mansion is filled with century old artifacts and furniture.
The Japanese seized the city in 1914, but the German influence remains with the development of the beer industry being the most important aspect.
We opted ...
Qingdao (pronounced "Zhing Dow") is a mixture of old of new. Old Qingdao is dirty and gritty. The new city is clean and shiny since it was built for the sailing events of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and it has many new skyscrapers. This is also an important Chinese Navy port - five submarines and various other ships were in port with us.
This area also has an ...
... with my Russian pals. It turns out if you're a woman or foreign here you'll never have to pay for a drink so I was quids in as I tick both of this boxes. The bars were nothing all that special but I spent no money all night which is pretty great. I'm also getting pretty adept with chopsticks. I ate a big fat scotch pancake style thing with them the other day, winner. ...
... of doing it. So I'm getting on alright.
My vegetarianism has gone out the window pretty much as the Chinese don't seem to do veggie options, or at least I don't have the vocab to ask for it. They bloomin love meat here. I walked past a stall at a food fair the other day and I could swear that they were selling all meat hotdogs, as in the bun was made of meat as well. ...