Travel Blogs from Guiyang
Travelling day to Guiyang today. As normal we spent the day organising ourselves and relaxing before we headed to the train station at 4:30pm.For tea we had McDonalds. It was very much appreciated and was a mahoosive change from all the Chinese food we have been eating.
The train station we had arrived at for our sleeper train was very swish indeed. It was clearly brand new and not quite established as a hustle and bustle place we are used to at train ...
Our day in the mountain park was too exciting to only upload 5 pictures! Here are some more for you all to check out. Hope you are have a fabulous summer and we will see you guys so soon :)
Emm and Gabs ...
... the town remains but the houses have been converted into shop fronts and we wove our way through a crowd as thick as that emerging from the MCG after a drawn Essendon Collingwood match.
It was a bit much really.
Our visit to Hongfu lake surprised us as we expected heaps of people to be there on Sunday. Not so.
Zhang Nan hired a speed boat and was very excited as the driver pushed the throttle and the ...
... past few years and is back preparing some papers here.
He took us to the office of foreign affairs where we were able to make contact with a few of our past colleagues.
We will be meeting up for dinner with some of the post grad students who are able to be there (others are spread near and far across the globe and country- all with significant positions in each of their fields.)
We will ...
... out of the 1930's.
The lines to the flight kept changing and we kept moving with no idea whether it was correct or not.
Eventually the gate opened, the plane was sitting on the tarmac and everyone began running.
I turned to Pat and said, "You 'd think they had never been on a plane before. You just walk up and take your allocated seat."
As you probably can guess I was the dopey person because it was first in best seats ...