White Cloud Hotel
Travel Blogs from Pingxiang
... said, it's still October holiday in China, and people love to climb stairstepped mountains. Yes, this was not to be a 'path up the mountain' trip where we see nobody else, and we knew it upon planning this jaunt. We took a bus from the station across from our hotel in Pingxiang (they go as soon as they fill up; that was one advantage of going on holiday since it only took a few moments before we left). The driver ...
... should be given to the...
1. disembodied "hello"
2. delayed "hello"
3. "hello" delivered in a suggestive manner
4. "hello" which is immediately followed by hysterical laughter
5. "hello" which is delivered without sincerity of voice or manner
6. "hello" which is followed by overly obvious pointing out of or commenting upon laowai/waiguoren status
... it will never cease to amaze me what passes for a till in China) and scrounged around until she found the appropriate change, threw two wadded-up bills on the stack and squatted back down. Ja.
I don't particularly like the way food is ordered in this region--menu-free, they take you to the glassed-in refrigerator and have you point and choose. I'm guessing this is to prove a food's freshness and to save the hassle of having to tell a ...
... China. Now I'm here in Guangzhou, attending an American high school as a freshmen! :)
I really love China. It is like a second home to me. So in this blog, I'll try and post as many things about China as possible. Attractions, daily life, cuisine and etceteras! :)
So stay tuned for my next entry.
Lots of love,
... most part we have had good weather and can tolerate the heat.
Elizabeth and I had some time to chat this morning before we left our room. I think she is fairly relaxed about the meeting and I hope that continues.
We recognized the Orphanage from the pictures and the people waiting at the gate. We walked to the gate and the different foster moms starting walking towards the group. Elizabeth's came right up to her and ...