Xiamen Tiandiren Hotel
Travel Blogs from Xiamen
... am used to being looked at differently when I come to China. I rarely notice it any more. But at times on this trip, it became a bit overwhelming. One such place was Xilin Hot in Inner Mongolia! I could not go more than 5 feet without another group of giggling locals shyly coming up and wanting me in a photo with them! I have had parents push shy kids towards me to practice a ...
... Walking through the museum was quite interesting, but I believe, I count myself among them, more of a relief from the searing heat of mid day!
Walking the streets it is not hard to see the beauty of the architecture which often is a hybrid of European and Chinese design. Today, most of these homes have become hotels and guest houses. One can stay here, but keep in mind, you will have to drag your luggage to your hotel! That is, ...
Today the 9 hour train ride from Shanghai ended in the Taiwan Straight city of Xiamen, known as a romantic city on the sea. Indeed, after dropping my bags in a Home Inn that does welcome foreigners, I head to the Jimei school area in Xiamen, complete with a mini lake, dragon boats and pagodas for lovers to sit together and enjoy a warm evening.
The high school, university and beautiful grounds were given as a gift to China in this area in 1913 by ...
... wouldnt mind doing something like that again in the future" - Gregor
"Today I spent the day with 2 Chinese students. They first took me to a library which bored me but they then took me shopping. I went back to Jasmine's house where her mum taught me how to make dumplings. They were very tasty. It was quite a challenge though as her parents spoke no English. We then travelled from island to island, to ...
... We left Yuxi today and flew to Xiamen, I was sitting on the plane and for take off I plugged my earphones into the radio on the armrest. Just expecting some random Chinese songs. I flicked to channel 5 and it was playing a pop playlist of all my favourite pop songs. It was playing Taylor Swift, One Direction and Katy Perry. I almost died of excitement! I miss home a little bit but that made me so happy" - Robbie
"After our tour of the sweet factory we we treated to a ...
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