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Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... often used to time driving somewhere or coming home so that it roughly coincided with the start of my baby's naptime. Then once we were home I'd transfer my baby into his bassinet or crib, and he'd have a lovely long nap. I've been known to take the long route home for just this reason! Although these techniques are generally successful, obviously you don't want to be obliged to drive around with your baby every night just so he'll go to sleep. The idea of these techniques is ...
Hope you enjoy the pics.
There have also been a lot of earth works going on
outside my apartment since end of Jan, and it seems there is a golf driving
range being formed. It doesn't really impact much on me - I still look out
through trees and get a glimpse of the grass area. I managed to find some early
photos I took, so you can see the progress.
... br> On the way back, we were all exhausted. I had a shower and felt a whole lot better and I giggled nonsense about yesterday's ridiculousness, but no one could really understand my stories.
We went for dinner and started out in this very interesting gentrified village. Something like this could never happen in Canada. Lisa said some Hong Kong developers bought the whole area for a lot of ...
... 40 cranes working on buildings higher than 40 stories. 86 buildings more than 490 feet tall, another 32 under construction. Canton Tower tops out at 1969 feet, not really a building, but the world’s 5th tallest free standing structure. The 13th tallest building is GZ’s International Finance Tower at 1440 ft., but soon to be shadowed by Chow Tai Fook Centre at 1740 ft., #5 when completed in ...
Today was relatively clear so I decided to go up the Canton Tower and look at the view.
There are all sorts of different options, including a ride around the outside of the tower in small cars on a track - not for the faint -hearted! I left that excitement for now, and stuck to the simple observation deck ticket.
On the ground floor there are about 6 different tables with various models of the city - they are very big on models in China it seems. They ...