Spring Spa Hotel Dianchi
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- Down jacket for me
- Under thermals for Daniel and Me
- And wool socks
... boy, was it good, and gone within about 5mins! Later, lunch consisted of the Chinese version of KFC called Diko's (read that as you will) which initially we thought Laura and I were getting for £1.20 each because of some vouchers we'd been given, but they were valid from 8pm so our meal was a massive £2 10 each: breakfast was £1.30 - and that's pretty much western food: it's gona be so cheap here :D
After a lot of commotion trying to book 3 trains and succeeding at ...
... so she invited us!!! We offered to cook a dessert as our contribution - yes you guessed, bacon banana and maple syrup. First the challenge of acquiring the ingredients - which had proved significant in Chengdu. But we are getting smarter. Txt Teresa for the China spelling for bacon and maple syrup. I think the shop assistants got quite a kick out of reading the message on the phone.
Arrived at her tiny apartment to find friends sitting round ...
... see at home. At the top of this list was a display of skinned and gutted dogs.
On Sunday night, between Jinbi Road and Zheng Yi Lu I was pleased to find a night market setting up around 10 PM. With all the walking that Lisa and I had done throughout the streets of Kunming, we hadn’t really found anything that we wanted to bring home as souvenirs, but this market had a few things that we really liked. My favorite item was wooden cigarette boxes ...
... streets and the temple turned out to be wonderful! We got to see a group of nuns practicing their chanting and we stayed at the temple for most of the afternoon. Afterwards we tried to find a local veggie restaurant recommended by our guidebook but the Chinese characters got the better of us and we couldn’t find it anywhere. As we headed back to the hostel we nipped into a couple of shops and cafes to have a look at some menus and to buy some snacks and by ...