Sofitel Forebase Chongqing
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... of soaking up the history of the area.
At 6 pm, we boarded the Victoria Anna River Boat Cruises, our home on the Yangtze River for the next three nights. We had upgraded from an Executive to Deluxe room which offered us an additional 80 square feet, plus a double sized balcony. It was a nice way of treating ourselves.
At 9 pm, we pulled away from the dock. Tomorrow we will visit Fengdu, a relocated village and ...
... were men lugging huge loads on their bare backs or with bamboo poles and rope. Back and forth they weaved through the traffic as our taxi slowly got closer to the cruise ship docks. With Joerg's excellent investigation, we found the right boat as Carol and I stayed with the luggage and our nervous taxi driver awaiting a thumb's up from Joerg on the dock. We tried to reassure our taxi driver that we would tip him, just please wait a little longer. We did finally see Joerg ...
... matched the atmosphere of the boat: it was pouring down and very misty! All day! In fact, the whole way! We stopped at Zhang Fei Temple in the evening for a supper of delicious noodle soup. On our second full day on the boat we docked early at Zhongxian and were able to visit an island called Shibaozhai, a 220m high rocky buttress which has, grafted onto its side, a twelve-storey, bright-red pagoda which was built in 1819 called ...
... staying at this hotel again at night and she said no. Then, I rushed upstairs and did another crazy pack except this time I was pretty organized and since we were having breakfast in the hotel I knew they wouldn't be leaving until 6:30am. The meals have not been very tasty but the tour documents did say that food was very basic so please bring your own if you wanted. Most meals have pumpkin, cabbage, bean spouts, a huge bowl of rice, some tofu and usually a vegetable dish ...
Knock knock knock...I ran to the door and it was Richard from the front desk of the Hostel. He had a very worried look on his face and he said "you are suppose to be on the tour". I said yeah I know I set my alarm for 4am and its only 3:30am now......yikes right when I said it I remembered that there is an hour time difference between China and Laos. My phone didn't update itself because my SIM was still from Laos and the wifi must not have been strong enough to make the ...