Shuangzhu Lanwan Hotel
Travel Blogs from Jiaonan
... in our hostel! Good work Ray! Huang Yuan turned out to a great addition to the group simultaneously making our group of guys slightly less homosexual and adding the bargaining power of a local!
Fun on Yellow Island
Yeah yeah it's a bit of a joke. Yellow Island is actually a peninsula!... and it's not racist either! It is however home to the golden sand beach. A short public bus ride ...
... carnival introduced to the festival because the Chinese parents brought their kids to the beer fest, I'll let you guess.
The third and fourth sections have massive tents, each housing over 600 people and each featuring a different brewer and its own entertainment stage. Funny thing about the performers, they really get into the festival spirit! We witnessed no less than 3 separate performers chug down a ...
... where is the logic in that?! I can't imagine drinking beer and then being tossed upside down and knocked around haha... Lets just say it is quite messy!! Kahu and I also saw a woman being abused and assaulted which was horrible - nobody stood in to help her and Kahu was getting pretty close to stepping in and stopping this man. We have no idea why he was beating her, but she obviously did something bad because she was arrested.. Still ...
... But funny enough, I couldnt wait to get better so I could eat the Chinese food again!! Yuuup I have grown to love the food here :) I am almost 100% again and back to my cherry self where my experiences are all positive and the opportunities are great!
There are definitely days where I know I am in China... I figured I had been here long enough so went and had a wee grocery shopping mish on my own... I bought what I thought ...
... them on vocabulary, intonation, artistic expression, team work etc. There were 16 groups who did 2 rounds per day, things like talent shows, comedy sketches, improv – where they’d listen to a reading or a piece of music and then have 8 minutes to produce a 4 minute show, and then perform it to us. It was incredible, such talent, and some of it at the start, it’s well-rehearsed, well polished, lines learnt over & over, but when it came to the improv stuff ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking