Xiaoxiang Huatian Hotel
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... place. However they didn't prove to be so functional - no water!
For lunch we stopped at Changde and we were grateful for a higher standard than we had had for the past couple of days. And then, as we approached Changsha, the traffic snarled -it was a holiday-so we were taken for a very early dinner before checking into our hotel.
Changsha is China's 3rd city and it was near here that Mao Tse Tung was born.
... a bus from Guangzhou got detoured around Lingling and rather than go all the way back into Lingling, it dropped me off at the bus 7 & 25 stop, way north of town. So, I did my 10 minute walk from my school apartment to catch bus 13, rode it 10 minutes to the first stop across the river and transferred to bus 7. It turns out "way north of town" was only about 3 of the 6-7 miles to the airport. But, this is China. Some motorcycle or 3-wheeler going my ...
... bar and grill type place on the B1 level, and found it again ordering a nice Stella Artois beer and chatted with the delightful medical student summer waiter from Ghana. I had told him I was waiting for someone, but after opening my Amap app, I saw that I was quite a ways north of Wuyi Square and the building Vennie worked in. Prince, my waiter's English name, was kind enough to take me back up and outside and directed me towards where I needed ...
... of water for 8 RMB.
That done, and my travel bottle refilled I headed out on my first outing of the day, to get a plug adapter so I could eventually plug in my laptop. Again, unlike most YHAs, this hostel is all Chinese and the outlets had a standard 2 prong and a 3 prong- but all flat holes, no round hole for the typical American 3rd prong. I went to Tongcheng's A-Best supermarket and was surprised they didn't sell a single power strip to help me, though in ...
... Changsha transportation card, found an entrance turnstile, and as I almost always do, I looked at where I swiped the card to read the balance. It was in the eighties, meaning that the card itself cost less than ¥20.
Vennie and I were texting back and forth as she wanted to meet me, but left her gym at Wuyi Square a bit late. After my little instruction on some Chinese things, I realize it’s a bit amusing that she suggested we meet 4 stops ...