Southeast Qian Kailai Hotel
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... was built above some water. Each hut is used to store rice and corn for the family. They are built over the water to help prevent rats and to save the crops in case of a fire in the village as everything is built out of wood. On the way back to Kaili, we stopped at a pottery place where you could buy all different sized pots. These pots are generally used for making grape or rice wine. My tour guide bought a medium sized one as her friend is going to teach her how to make grape ...
... rice fields would be producing better rice than others. Some ladies were out harvesting some of the rice. The third village today was Shiqiao. This village is known for their paper making from local tree bark. I was able to watch some paper being made and was shown the process. Then I was taken to a local family's house and shown all the different types of paper they could make. Although made for the same bark, the variety if paper ...
... In the afternoon, drop by a Miao embroidery Museum, with
an embroidery class.
Try the special sour fish soup tonight.
Hotel : One standard double room at Grand Dragon Hotel in Kaili
... The people here are so friendly, always offering a "ni hao" whenever someone saw me - reminded me of being anywhere other than big cities back home, where everyone says g'day to an outsider.
So here I am back in my Miao guesthouse room, thoroughly knackered, sipping on a Snow beer and deeply content with my lot.
**** is good
Iron Maiden - Back in the Village
Ozzy Osbourne - Over the Mountain
Well, here I am in the picturesque village of Xijiang in Guizhou Province loving life right now.
I got here about 5:30 and loved it here at first glance. I originally intended on staying in Kaili, after a friend's suggestion, but decided to leave as soon as the bus arrived at the station. It seemed to me to be just another big town, but very loud and very very poor. I didn’t think that was the way to spend the last days of my holiday, so after ...