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We arrived in Chongqing dead on time-those fast trains are impressive. The most significant thing about the scenery in every village and across every valley, which we could see through the persistent grey mist, was the sprouting of concrete pillars still awaiting their rails or roads. Having ensured that we had left enough time to find somewhere to …
... hope. I think the place we stopped at is called Wuchang but I'm not 100% sure. Where ever it is it is apparently home of the Chinese internet. An hour and a bit in the train station then onto the overnighter to Yangshou. The day was finished off playing card games. It's occured to me I have completely dropped out of the current affairs loop. I used to make a point of doing this on my holidays as ...
... flight to Wuhan was uneventful with a slight cloud cover. Wuhan is located at the confluence of 2 major tributaries to the Yangtze, the Han and the Suzhou rivers. It is very humid and heavily dependent on water for farming and industry. Main industries are manufacturing (steel and automobiles - Nissan, Honda, Peugeot, Citroen all have plants), and agriculture (rice, aquaculture, eels, turtles, lotus flowers) Our guide, Sharp, met us at the airport ...
... the hard seat overnighter!!! At all cost
try for the soft bed or the hard bed. There were about 200 people
jammed into our car. At least 50 paid for the standing arrangement. It
was physically challenging. The six I sat with were nice young kids –
they wanted to talk, but didn’t have enough language. I got a Chinese
good luck gift from a sweet young ...
So Monday 10th was teachers day in China and to celebrate we were told that there was a big concert happening for the teachers. Yes i thought i love a concert it was only after 30minutes on a bus and getting out outside a opera house that I realised it was a symphony orchestra!! Great!! The place was so posh inside and it even had westerner toilets!! I found it funny that it was necessary for there to be a picture up in the toilets reminding people that ...
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