Shangri-La Hotel Guangzhou
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
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... 10AM PST. With all of our stuff, we decided a taxi made a lot more sense than transit, and that way we were more likely to catch the earlier ferry we wanted to. By the time we got to the ferry it really hit me how tired I was, and I definitely had an impromptu nap on the ride over. When we got there, Grandpa picked us up. It was so nice to see him, but it was that weird thing where it felt simultaneously like we hadn't seen him in ages and like we'd just seen ...
... this is just the way they live and how they like to spend their weekends. It's an insight into their culture. Pretty views of Guangzhou below and of lots of trees, so I sat on the wall for a while and enjoyed the view whilst thinking about how utterly huge China is; how fast it is developing, how incomprehensibly massive their cities are and how so many people live here - in big blocks of flats, working in the city, seeing their family at weekends or ...
... were in the rich area of town and doing the usual job of tourists- i.e. wandering around and gawping. The city is mad, and the driving is, and I never thought I would say this, even worse than Italy! The zebra crossings are entirely ignored, and they only stop when you are actually in front of them. Lanes, traffic lights and speed limits all seem to be taken as suggestions rather than law. There are millions of buzzing mopeds, ...
... because of an old legend so it is a famous sculpture). But I did see a big stadium and got some good views of some of the high buildings in the city from the tops of the hills. Despite the quietness of the park, you can never quite forget the presence of a massive city. I also saw the famous Zhenhai Tower, and a tall memorial which rose above the trees.
In the evening I met up with the others again, and we headed out for hotpot (where you choose and cook your own food ...
Our Flight to Xian has been delayed until 10pm so will not arrive in Xian until after midnight! We boarded the plane and then due to the weather conditions we disembarked and went back to the departure lounge and now have a two hour delay leaving at ...