Shangri-La Hotel Guangzhou
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- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
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After a wild and eventful adventure across the Indian Ocean Basin too breathtaking to capture fully in words, it's difficult to believe that this expedition has come to a complete halt. If only summer lasted forever so that I could continue to expand upon my knowledge of the region back then! The year 1392 seems so much more fascinating than 3619, even without the modern technology we have in this day and ...
I still cannot believe how quickly time has flown by, especially with each day being packed with new things to explore and discover, but I am now in Canton, the last stop in our journey through the past. Because Nathan had gone off in the dhow, we did not travel together this time, but we had scheduled a meeting place and time in Canton prior to his wild run to the boats. Looking at my watch, I realized I had quite a while before we would meet each other again, so I decided ...
... of activities going on. Tim is running in another marathon next Sunday outside Hong Kong. We hope to see Bradley and Lisa Davies, from PEI, there – also running in the half marathon, I think.
Communicating on the Internet has become even more challenging here since the government has completely blocked Gmail – a huge inconvenience for many Chinese people as well as expats. We went over to visit one of the teachers the other night. Her husband is ...
... riverside was vibrant, cafes were full, people were strolling or cycling by the river. It was an unexpected, pleasant sight to come across especially as we had just been driven through kilometers of drab looking high rise flats.
Guangzhou ( formerly Canton) is China's busiest transport and trade hub and has been so for the past 1500 years. During the Tang dynasty (AD 618-907), it was the starting point for the maritime silk road, an important route for ...
... it turned out, getting there before 2:00 p.m. when Chinese siesta ends, was a waste of time. A piece of paper was missing from my packet so while FAO returned to campus and came back an hour later, I relaxed and people watched. By 3:00 there were no crowds and the whole process took 15 minutes. We left there at 3:40 with the "Acceptance Receipt" telling me to return next Friday to pick up my passport and new Resident Permit/visa, for only 800 RMB (about $120.00 ...