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Travel Blogs from Guilin
... lights do not apply- see rule 1. 4. Abuse of the horn is mandatory 5. The wearing of a 'moped poncho' is also mandatory, much to the western tourists amusement. Those with two head holes are the most amusing. So my advice for surviving Guilin mopeds- have your wits about you, and take your life into your hands. Failing that, dodge, dip, duck, dive and dodge. May the odds be ever in your ...
In the evening we went back to the restaurant street I remembered from our night out. We went to his amazing seafood restaurant. It was so big it filled up a whole street. They had like a supermarket with fish tank where you but all seafood alive! I saw amazing creatures, fish that were 1.5m big, snake, turtles, crocodile! ...
My journey began with my first domestic flight within China. How impressive that unlike American domestic flights, you get a proper hot meal en route. I was met at Guilin Airport by my beautiful guide, Sherry [her Chinese name is Tsz I believe], and we headed for our first destination, the Reed Flute Caves, also known as the President Caves due to ...
... saw us hanging around waiting for our long ride to Shanghai. 19 hrs and 57 minutes to be exact. We’d booked a hard sleeper as it was about $50 cheaper and the same level of comfort from previous experience. The train station was relatively civilized and we got into our cabin first, bagged our bottom bunks, stored our luggage and made ourselves comfortable before the rest of our travelling companions got there. Two of them immediately jumped into their bunks ...
... up the bottle opener building which was the tallest and there was a very
good view! We also went in a rather strange tunnel with flashing lights to take
us across the river, very odd. There wasn't that much to do in the little time
we had in Shanghai, we did wander round and find this nice garden and nice tea
house. Shanghai was a lot cleaner than Beijing. From Shanghai we took a day trip
to Suzhou where there was a nice temple and and ...
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