Somerset Jiefangbei Chongqing
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSomerset Jiefangbei Chongqing
The best place to get back energy after 20 hours of airport and airplanes!! Lovely place to stay, right in the center of Jiefangbei. Very helpfull and friendly staff!!
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After 20 hours of airplanes and airports I finally arrived back in the giant Chinese city.
Strange enough it felt like coming home. Living here for about 8 months, I was overwhelmed with different feelings. I felt happy, surpirsed but mostly I felt sad and I even don't know why. It felt like I could start crying every minute(Well maybe it …
... I guess you could call it. Of course I really wanted a guide book but it was the only place we have visited that did not have one!! I took some photos of the high doorsteps. The Chinese have these to prevent evil spirits entering the house. They cannot come in because they have no knees so cannot lift their feet to go over! Also they can only move in straight lines which is why so many Chinese paths have right angles. In order to enter the hall ...
After a night of thunderstorms, we woke up, ate and boarded the bus to the airport. Unfortunately my back decided to go into spasms so it was time for the pain pills. Everyone was super nice with Terry toting my backpack and Juan toting my luggage. Our plane was delayed for 30 minutes but at last we boarded. This time I had the window and Terry was in the middle. I knew it was going to be rough when the guy behind me ...
Today we arrived at Shibaozhai
Town early and were off the ship at 8:15. Even so it was already close to 90
degrees and the humidity was drenching. Because there is only a small dock
here, three boats tied up side by side and the others had to climb onto our
boat to reach the dock. We stopped here because there is a famous temple here
that was built against a 164 foot tall rock during the Ming ...
... via banquets, we decide to go a la carte instead and six of us end up in a private dining room and the food is great! We return upstairs and spend the rest of the night drinking, playing cards and listening to music – its great fun, and a really good opportunity to get to know people a bit better – we’ve had precious few opportunities like this on the tour so far.
We get a great night’s sleep with no announcements to wake us up ...