Travel Blogs from Shangrao
One moment, everything was fine as we all were getting ready for a big day to visit Katie's Orphanage. Katie was laughing and fooling around. She came in to see us and was in great spirits, and the only thing that of concern was that the bug bites, which we think were mosquito bites, were bothering her badly.
The next thing we know, Maddie is running in from across the hall screaming something is wrong. I go in to see Jamie ...
... were the hits of the young ladies who loved his beard and her blonde hair. We had a great time! It was the highlight of our trip to Shangrao so far.
We said our goodnights to Wendy and her cousin and as we headed for the hotel, some broke off to visit one of the local supermarkets while 'you know who' headed in for rest. Tommorrow will be a big day as we visit our first orphanage, appropriately Katie's, on the day 16 years later that we adopted her in ...
... of course, for travelers. While we were there the courtyard filled with dragonflies. It was very relaxing to watch them flit about.
The last part of the day was spent at a nearby river. It has been artificially modified to provide a white-water rafting experience. The rapids looked interesting without being terrifying. If you’ve never gone white-water rafting, this would be a good first time. If you’re ...
... get to see a few…ahem…early birds. A walking path surrounds the lake and the park has been planting trees like crazy. In a few years this park will be really worth the visit. I plan to go back in the spring because one section was dedicated to cherry trees. When they are in bloom the area should be breath taking. I’d advise bringing refreshments and a picnic lunch to truly enjoy the park. ...
... the granite spires above. As the steps continued, some cloud began to roll in, initiating one of the most interesting hiking experiences I've had. The trails were quite busy with Chinese tourists, but the cloud effectively muffled every voice. As the path became a stone plank built into the side of the mountain, each turn seemed to be the end of the path, with nothing but gray beyond. It was eerie and exciting all at once; I was suddenly the only person on the ...
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