TripAdvisor Reviews Siamstar Hotel Guangzhou
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... handsome. In Guangzhou I see some men and I think hey he looks kind of like Bruce Lee, in China that never happens. There is no resemblance. Cantonese is a very different language. Even counting to 10 is different enough I didn't have time to learn it properly. I feel I will end up back in this city again. Well it has one of the largest and busiest airports in China/Asia so that's not such a big thing to say.
The Dialou watchtowers in Kaiping, Guangdong are some of the most unique pieces of architecture in the world. I say this easily because they were built by rich peasant farmers (already interesting) who had seen western architecture, but had no training in building.
So most often, these 2-5 story local watchtowers begin at the base as Chinese architecture, and then as they continued to build it, they ...
... I feel as all my stress was
for nothing because I discovered that “Boarding” actually meant catching
another (Very full) bus to the plane.
Once on the plane though I changed and felt much better and
cooler… Lunch served on the plane was quite bizarre, it was a square card box
very fancy looking with Chinese writing however I noticed on the top it said
“Warmth – Refreshing ...
... to sleep too long today, as we have to be up very early tomorrow to start the trip back home. Zayne's visa was delivered as expected this afternoon, and we are basically all set. Zayne is picking up a couple English words a day. He is doing well, and his cough is all but gone. Hopefully he will do well on our long travel day tomorrow.
We depart in the morning at 6:30 for the airport and our trip to Shanghai. From there, we have about a 4 hour layover ...
... teams jerseys as a reminder of the good times and good people I met through football. I’ll miss them all and thank them for letting me play with their teams.
As I was leaving, I was out and about getting last minute gifts to the people I met along the way and for family and friends back home. But to that, I never expected the shower of gifts I’d receive from the people I met in China. Ranging from fans ...