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... and a beer , getting today's lunch as the Travster bought yesterday's nice repast. Neil is the garbage can, finishing off any remnants on plates. We all got into the bad habit of picking stuff up with our chopsticks from the plates of food.
Dave got out his Who Wants To Be A Millionaire game. We had guest emcees. Three times we were two thirds through the questions but no higher than 11 of 15 queries. It was a collaborative effort with ...
I first note the listed city is wrong. I could not get Lijiashan to enter above.
Up after 0630 for ablutions. The locals negate the need for any roosters as they cackle away loudly. Readied a bit more for leaving and had a Nescafe with Trav at 0715.
Down for brekkie at 0800 for the usual PIngyao staples. Tried Dave's hard boiled egg breaking technique ie dropping it from 6" or so several times before peeling.
We walked beyond the ...
... the next trip to Pingyao.
Trav finished a book while I did some drafting blogging. We headed to the pool table bar for a rematch. Had a beer  and a narrow 2-1 win. Our skills had not improved over 24H.
Back to the hotel. Saw Jason who noted bank cards only work at the ICBC or Bank of China ATM machines. He went for dinner outside the old town where he said it was much cheaper.
Went with PSG and Dave to a ...
Messed up sleep but up after 0600 for ablutions and then to plow ahead on the blog. The latter is a labour of love.
Trav continued his beauty sleep as I headed for 0800 brekkie. Same consisted of a hard boiled egg, two dumplings, a spicy spinach dish and green tea. It was better than advertised.
0900 departure for Zhanghi Ancient Fortress, a complex with temples, an underground set of passages and a town with but 100 souls at present. In my blue Maid of the ...
... on my final caramel/latte at the moment. Two purchases for Pingyao are more coffee of whatever shape or form and a bottle of rum if possible.
Leisurely start at 0900 today. I would have been just as happy to spend an extra hour in Pingyao, even if we are there for 3 nights.
The trip leg to Xian is much easier than the leg to Kashgar in a couple of obvious ways. First, it is a lot shorter, about half the length from the casual ...