Sun Shine Hotel
Travel Blogs from Hengshui
... Main Street that's thronging with Chinese tourists. I then head over to buy train tickets from the station. If you ever want to feel like a small drop in the ocean of humanity, the Shanghai subway system is the place to do it. The sign says 'no stoping' as if there's much of a choice when being swept along by the crowd. Wikipedia says that 'People's Square' metro stop contends with 400,000 people passing through it per ...
... wall, so got my deposit back and frantically tried to find another hotel room. I did find one, luckily no far from where I was, so booked it online and walked to find it by 9pm. To my horror they cheerily said sorry, there was a problem with the website - they had no rooms available. WHAT?!?!
I tried to calmly explain that if I could not get a bed with them I'd have to sleep outside on the street. I asked if I could sleep in the entrance to the foyer, or if ...
... technology like a VERY good looking flywheel device that stored 20kWh of electricity!
After the boardroom and banquet lunch, we ended the tour near a garden with a full size (real) military tank as the main feature! It has to be said that in the fight against the fossil fuel industry, Yingli is a force to be reckoned with!
We were shuttled to a nearby fast-train station to go to Beijing. While waiting, a 300km/h train went past us. It was ...
Nice & clear morning in Xian the Mecure is a very nice hotel & great breakfast.
Going to be around 36 degrees today.
Chris is our tour guide for the day & he seems to be very informative.
More to follow after tour.
Another long day but the visit to the Terracotta Warriors was worth it.
Rell was a little disappointed because she thought there would be more of ...
The bullet train was fantastic, smooth as & flying at 314 km/hr have now joined the 300 club.
More room & quality then a plan, in first class anyway.
Still hundreds of people trying to get on & off.
You need to know how to read your ticket to make sure you get the correct train, carriage, row & seat.
Seeing the amount of re-construction in ...