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... and Qingjing is the only surviving mosque in this area. It is not large compared to the mosques we have seen in Turkey and the simplicity of the interior is in stark contrast to the Catholic and Protestant churches we have seen in Europe.
Next on the list was Kaiyuan Temple which was completed during the Tang Dynasty. It is a Buddhist temple that features two pagodas of 44 metres and 48 metres in height. The pagodas are supported ...
... on the verge of giving up, but suddenly my ferry was about to leave and I was pushed through the gates. Weirdly, they put me on this fancy gold ferry, when everyone else was squished up on a normal ferry! Who knows why. After we'd been moving for a while, I saw something pink in the water - assuming it was some rubbish, I didn't think anything of it until I saw it again - looking closer, I realised with a jolt that there were PINK dolphins in the water just off the ferry!!! ...
... all the usual scenes at a Chinese airport on a holiday weekend. We eventually got here though, about five hours late, just after midnight. This island is amazing. Narrow little lanes mean that walking is the way to get around, apart from a few electric golf carts. Even bikes are banned. During the later Ming Dynasty, the troops of national hero Zheng Chenggong were stationed here. After the Opium War in 1842, 13 countries including Great Britain, France and Japan ...
We had a full day on the South China Sea traveling north from Hong Kong to the heart of new China, first stop Xiamen.
It was a highly memorable journey as the South China seas were rocking and rolling, and the wind was howling. One staff member told us it was the roughest he had seen in his 6 months on the ship. We did okay until Gillian took an abs class, and found that rolling on the floor of a boat in rough seas is indeed ill advised. Fortunately ...
... here was quite pretty, lots of light on all the buildings and along the harbour, many ships here as Xiamen is a major shipping port between Taiwan an Xiamem.
A lot of the Aussies did the same shore excursion as ours so we all experienced abit of cultural and the beaches and the shops.
Dinner was not far away, as we didn't have any lunch so we getting a little bit peckish, don't know how but you have to have some food with alcohol!! Tonight was again ...