Travel Blogs from Taicang
... first problem.
We were required to show the credit card which we used to pay for our flight tickets. We actually used two different credit cards (mine and my mum's). Mine is an e-card so it's just a priceless piece of paper with numbers written by hand but they recognized it anyways. My mum realized that she had left her credit card at home which was a slight problem. We finally managed to convince the girl to let us pass. Everything was solved within 5 minutes so ...
... when you are ready! We ordered cabbage, carrots, tofu, eggs, shredded beef, mushrooms, prawn balls, sliced potato and sliced ham. The hotpot and soup meat is a bit processed here though, so I usually tend to avoid it. The texture is a little soft and...just not real meat! I have eaten so much delicious food since being here, and the flavours are just so fresh! The food is NOTHING at all like in England. I find that after a Chinese meal at home, you often feel very ...
... our last day in China, so some of our travel group were dropped off at the airport on our way back to the hotel. They are continuing their travels in China. The rest of us will have a farewell dinner this evening and prepare to make our way to various destinations tomorrow. We fly out to Vietnam tomorrow afternoon and will begin our tour on Wednesday.
During all of our stay in China ...
... a purple "best wishes" one and said the same! - Then the teachers brought over a HUGE cake box and put it on the end of my desk! Inside was a cake saying Happy Birthday and some "22" candles on it. - The cakes here are very different to home. The sponge is more dense but light, and all the icing is made from cream. Very messy to cut up for everyone! Managed to cut 20 huge slices from it and there was still loads left! Had to use the cake box lid as a tray ...
... rudely berated him, retrieved our luggage and headed back through the original gates to the queue, but this time right up front nearest the exit to board!
It didn't make sense how they had allocated the tickets and once we found our carriage and compartments, I was with the Smiths, and Peter with the Eldridges. Only when we got to the next station did we find more passengers embarking, and each compartment gained a 4th. With some negotiation ...
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