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Caught train with Stephen and Will out to Linhai to see the 'Great Wall', supposed to be second to the 'Great Wall' at Beijing. In fact a City Wall. We walked up to the wall and then walked along for a fair distance, but it was pouring with rain. You could actually walk all around it in 2.5 hours but we went off to find ...
... terra cotta warriors :-).
We finally left this site late in the afternoon . . Heading for Xian and the Muslim market. By now, it was raining lightly and it was rush hour and there were people with umbrellas every where! We passed through one narrow street that was literally impossible for our bus to negotiate . .there were cars parked on each side of the road - illegally, I might add. Our driver got out of the bus and ...
This morning we leave Chang De at 8 am. It is very cloudy, the road is wet, and the traffic is heavy. We drive 400 km towards Tong Shan where we take late lunch at almost 3 pm. Tong San is famous for its stalactites and stalagmites water cave that is 5 km long. ...
... and then a man crawled across the
tightrope. Well…he crawled smoothly…kind of like a glide and did all kinds of
acrobatics along the way. The Chinese audience was absolutely thrilled with
this. It is still the simple things in life that make them smile. They are not
into all the high tech stuff and all the add ins we need in order to get a
response. Me…I was happy to have an ice pop todayJ
So, the day ended and we were off ...
... another point that I've been considering.
The West has been pushing China for decades to be a low-cost manufacturing center so that we can get good prices on the things we must have at home. As competition to produce those goods here in China increases, prices get pushed down even more. The only way to preserve profit margin is to reduce costs, typically by using cheaper materials. There is a sense here that everything is cheap. Everything ...
Other places to stay in Wenling
No.1 Fangshan Avenue, Daxi, Wenling | Hotelfrom $49
No.158 Sanxing Avenue, Wenling | Hotelfrom $66
Downtown, Wenling | Hotelfrom $38
1 Wenchang Road, Zeguo Town, Wenling | Hotelfrom $32
Downtown, Wenling | Hotelfrom $85