Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... is usually coated with strong spices and pastes. I had a late lunch in a café restaurant that included miso soup, fried rice, bok choy, and a lemon ice drink. It cost about $11.
Fourteen hours is more than enough to see (or get a feel for) the city. That’s what I had until my next flight. Of course there is bound to be a lot more to uncover if I was to spend longer here. But, I think that I won’t be back. It will be good to get back to ...
... ticket said "Invalid"! I asked the security man why, and he pointed out that it was for Fri, not Thu! Oh, no - so bad!
Off I went to the ticket counter and got it changed with no extra charge, and left at 4:30, still with my window seat. We had lots of stops this time, so it took a bit longer, but I wasn't in a hurry and enjoyed the trip. Of course, as I was leaving, the rain had ...
... spent individually was very quick. They took fingerprints and just verified the information on our original application. We filed out and were home before 10.
We should mention that the weather in Guangzhou has been torrential downpours, thunder and lightening the entire time. We decided not to participate in the group trip to the zoo the day before due to the weather. However Max was ...
... we saw laborers actively working. Perhaps if we ever return the actual renovations will be complete and we can stay in this more idyllic setting instead of the bustling city that the China Hotel is in.
The cobblestone streets were full of people exercising on the public equipment, playing ping pong, and brides taking their wedding photos. The parks are full of beautiful gardens, as well as many many statues.
In the central quarter we watched a ...
... left him in there while they were getting the extra nurse just so we did not have to hand him over again for a second go-around (apparently not).
Fortunately our handy supply of digestive biscuits seemed to calm him down. He felt 3 for each cookie was appropriate.
For dinner, we had signed up to go as a group to a Cantonese/Portuguese restaurant called Macau. It sounded interesting and we were not sue ...
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services