Travel Blogs from Changsha
... sell it for 400 yuan
4. When I go to pick it up he actually charges me 530 yuan "because there are lots of attachments"... OK whatever... he also says "I don't really want to sell this bike, I'm doing you a favour".... OK also whatever.
5. As I was riding the bike home, I found I couldn't get up the hills because the bottom gears were crazily slipping
6. The next day (Christmas Day) the Egyptian guy ...
... of 2.4 million and 4.6 million. We travelled a short distance to the other side of the river in Wuhan, and it took well over an hour. The cities were totally congested, with both cars and smog. The generosity and kindness of local Chinese also continues to amaze me. Tiffany's friend who got married paid for our hotel rooms for two nights, a dinner out and a two hour massage at a high end spa. People on the street ...
... point I was really mad because he still had all my refund in his hand. Apparently they had just randomly decided not to send this bus to Wuhan and I had to get there some other way. I ripped my refund out of his hand and stormed off, on my way to the west bus station, where I should have gone initially.
When I finally got there, they said, yes there was a bus leaving tomorrow morning for Furongzhen. I bought it and went home to sleep.
... also treated us to many meals and things (nothing gets done in China without networking!) with the result that I have been served 2,000 yuan-a-kilo pu-erh tea with one boss and tried stinky tofu and spicy 'favourite of Mao Zedong' pork courtesy of another!
Apart from juggling these different groups with my main job, and having to plan lessons accordingly, Nicola and I have also started going to the gym on Saturdays (we have these free coupon thingies that ...
Perhaps you have, but before we went over to adopt Sydney I hadn't! Small city by Chinese standards, about 7 million (2010 census). Quite industrial, not a lot of reason to come here as tourists... although Jenn & the boys found some entertaining night ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility