Tianlun International Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from Chengdu
... to friends and family who had visited China we wanted to go to a non touristy part of the Great Wall, and that is what we got!! We set off on the bus before being told to get off and get a taxi the rest of the way. Luckily we met Gyser and Patrice who spoke Chinese and got us too a non-restored part of the wall, Jiankou. After a short walk up the mountainside to the wall the wind and rain picked up but this didn't take away the awe of standing on the Great Wall! We walked, ...
... Dead green and tropical. Lovely lakes and rivers running through creating the most spectacular scenery.
It was just the 7 of us doing the hike (5hrs) with no guide. We were given thick bamboo sticks to warn off the wild monkeys. In the mountains there are lots of wild monkeys. I wanted to see the wee monkeys so i was getting quite excited although i didn't think i would see any to be fair. After a few hours we ended up heading towards where some of the monkeys ...
... we tasted yak butter tea, barley cakes, and barley beer. The cake and the beer were tasty, but the tea was sort of salty and greasy and is really an acquired taste. Finally, we again tried to to visit the local street. It was still very crowded, and after a brief walk we decided to sit on the curb and watch the crowd. We soon became a photo op for many of the Chinese, and had a good time laughing and posing for and with them. It was a happy way to end our short visit to ...
... is fine. I guess that is one thing I am going to have to live with.
I get up this morning, and Sonny says he will take me to the school. For some reason I thought he was going to pick me up in a car, but he hands me my bike. It is pouring rain, and I am wearing my best clothes. I have to make a good first impression, right? I get on my bike and follow him on his motor bike, pedaling as fast as I can to keep up. We bike and bike and bike. Turn here, turn ...
... realized that it only really works with two decks of cards. They reintroduced to me a chinese card game that I like and have seen a couple times when my friends have played it on qq. We ate some grapes and jelly-like substance with a sweet, brown sauce, in my pictures it ended up looking like blood pudding, which is not what it is at all, but if you look at my pictures and haven't read my blog, I might tell you it is. Also, we sipped on one of my favorite ...