Jinjiang Grand Hotel
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Tangshan
... China has spent at least a billion dollars in port infrastructure. An entirely new terminal complete with an eight lane highway was constructed to the nearest city; Tanggu. Upon arrival, it took some time for the port officials to clear the ship so guests could depart on their overnight trips into Beijing. This process was additionally hampered as only one official was present on the pier to check everyone’s papers. The rest of the port officials ...
So while on the fast train I called, and got an answer! But someone called "No English" answered. Actually I think he may have been taking his kids to school. So I decided to give NoEnglish half an hour more to get to work, and called again. This time he answered, and gave his phone to another man called "A little English", who put the phone on to a girl who had good English. Bingo!
Within 15 minutes I'd explained the situation, and ...
... ones are in one of the safest places in Asia (Singapore incidentally does not lie on the earthquake belt, but who knows eh?). Going through the museum, the park and the memorial, I thought to myself, I am on the very land where more then 200,000 Chinese people died, hurt or in one way or another affected by the '76 earthquake. It was something that no nuclear bombs or rich nations can intervene when it comes to the wrath ...
... set off my journey?
OMG 2: OMG, it's so heavy, I need to take out more stuff from my backpack. My flatsss.......
OMG 2: Beijing Railway have way too much people that it an contain. OMG, how on earth can Chinese people reproduce so much and so fast?
OMG 3: OMG, I need to take a flight back NOW
OMG 4: This 2.5 hr ride is so OMG. There is a half naked man with a cigarette walking around the cabin like he is at home, ...
... come back. Where are we now? Well right now I am writing this is a smelly, sweaty train station ticket office looking after our bags while Oliver is somewhere in the sea of people trying to buy us a one way ticket to Tianjin. I have my fingers, toes and everything else crossed hoping we can get a ticket today. If not then I guess it's back to Tangshan we ...