Western Royal Palace Hotel
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Today reminds me of that moves trains, planes and automobiles with Chevy Chase and John Candy. Although, hopefully not with the same kind of drama though it would be nice to have a humorous traveling partner. At least I can catch up with my blogs, return emails and plan more trip stuff for Europe leg. I am traveling for about 14 hours today. I woke up at 5:45am and was picked up via tuk tuk to head to the airport. I snapped a few shots this morning from my hotel ...
... very lucky to be safe and sound. A few busses got buried in the landslide, people died and went missing the floods, and some people on the tour that couldn’t afford a flight out had to wait in the village until alternative road transport was available.
Food & Drink
Favourite Local Dish: Hot Pot!
New Tastes: Sichuan Cuisine. Chilli!!
International McDonalds Meal: Beef burger Mcwrap
... lacks colour but then thinking about it, all hospitals are rather devoid of colour so really it is quite a colourful place. The sweet touch that I like is how many of the decorations on the walls are made by the children, and have their names written on them in beautifuly neat chinese characters. I really want to encourage this decoration and am looking into making some sort of activity for the kids while they are having ...
... ride and about an hour of walking, we didn't find the place and ended up eating at an outdoor cafe. There are lots of outdoor cafes in Chengdu but there are none, as far as I know, in the cities we've been to in Eastern China. We're not sure why. But we ate three of our favorite Sichuan dishes along with rice and we were hen kuai le (very happy).
... squatty potties, but damn, I am going to really enjoy having a western toilet again.
Today we went to this store that is kind of like the Chinese version of a super wal-mart. We needed a lot of basics such as a mop, shelves, blankets, power converters, hangers, snacks, etc. By the end of the trip we basically all had completely full carts. We all looked like such stereotypical Americans with giants bags of ****. No ...