Wuzhishan International Hotel
Travel Blogs from Haikou
... three occasions Lewis came within about an inch of hitting a car or a pole. As
far as I could tell (and I can’t tell very well) I never heard him curse one
time. It was quite a driving performance.
When we got to the pier, it had turned out to be a beautiful day. To get to the restaurant we had to get a ride in a small dinghy. We ate at an open-air restaurant looking out on the bay.
Lewis ordered about every seafood dish you could think of. ...
... ate crab from the shell too. Belinda had to show Gene and I how to eat it. You just pry the shell open and pick out the meat. Surprisingly there was just a little bit in each one. Yuan is a police officer who works in a prison. Gene was asking him questions about his job, so he told us. The prisoners are in there for violent acts they committed. They all work in factories and learn skills in prison so they can get a job when they are released. Gene asked him how many prisoners ...
... directed by Zhang Li Mou who also directed the opening ceremony for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. He is a world famous director who has also directed Impressions performances in three other cities. Joan and I were fortunate enough to see the one in Guilin. It was outstanding.
Impressions Hainan was incredible but hard to explain. The theatre was round and the front of it opened out to the South China Sea. So the backdrop was palm ...
... rooms to move to but the same issue was in all the rooms. Customer services
told matt that his tolerance was obviously not Chinese, as they felt 24 was an
acceptable temperature. After lots of going back and forth, we were shown a
room we liked that the air worked in, only to be told it would be an extra 500
yuan a night. A bit miffed with cultural differences in customer service, we
were finally able to get them to provide two large fans for the side of ...
... with more passengers expected to flood railway stations on Friday, which will witness the first rush of people returning to work after the seven day Spring Festival holiday.
- A total of 4,550 train services were operating on Wednesday, completing nearly 5.8 million trips for passengers,
- On Wednesday, nearly 50 million trips were made in ...