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Went for an early morning walk around the lake by the hotel before having breakfast in which the restaurant also overlooked the lake.
Then drove to the tea plantation, a demonstration and information about the various grades of tea and its health benefits. We had a sampling of organic green tea which was quite palatable. We were also told about polyphenol which is extracted from the leaves and sold in ...
... to Shanghai.
The journey was rather forgettable. A few moments were chuckle worthy, particularly as the evening’s optional pub crawl was outlined. A particular highlight was the promise of “shots directly into your mouth” from one of the tour guides on the party bus.
Upon arrival in Shanghai the sheer physical size of the city was the single thing that really hit you about 45 minutes into entering it. It ...
Went to a village at Wuzhen in Hangzhou ( population of 8 million people). Our tour included a stop at a Batik workshop where you watched the creation of a batik design. China has learned quickly from U.S. Marketing. After the tour you exit into a gift shop! Having ...
... beauty and the fascination with elaborate, modified and constricted nature: pears grown with the shape of a Buddha face, fruit that looked like apple and tasted like pear, contorted and moulded bonsais, big fish in small bowls. In Hangzhou the beauty of the lake and the green hills coexist closely to the huge city with it's pollution, tower blocks and noisy, beeping traffic jams. China is complicated and fascinating; a clash of different aims ...
... tea is good for your eyes particularly if using a computer after a period of time. Also don't throw out your used green tea leaves, rub them on your eyes to get rid of the blackness when tired. As the traffic is often painful, we went for a stroll in another part of the West Lake park instead of trying to go back to the hotel for dinner. We were all keen to head home after dinner knowing that our wake up call would be ...