Xiongxiu HNA Express Hotel Emei
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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Travel Blogs from Emeishan
... steps alongside the Buddha - the people on the walkway looked really tiny beside him. Also visible from the river but not the land are two guardians, one on each side.
We stayed the night by the river at a "camping site for self driving tour" the closest thing to a caravan park we saw in China. There were about six other campervans and caravans there as well, including a campervan club.
... the other car.
Lake Lugu is at 2600 feet and is a very pretty mountain lake in a remote part of the Yunnan - Sichuan border. We arrived just on dark and spent the night in the carpark behind the guesthouse where Andy stayed. Next morning we walked around part of the lake. We walked out to the point and climbed up to the top of a small hill. There is mostly guesthouses and restaurants in the part where we are ...
... Qi-gong Iron Shirt technique; this is when you focus all the Qi (Chi in normal English) to one part of your body. So when that body part is hit with great force, the Qi absorbs the impact, not the body. So he put his forearm on two bricks. Then another guy holding a brick smashed his forearm and this broke the two bricks under his arm. The kung fu master gets up, no problem, feeling no pain. Truly incredible, give it a Google, "Iron Shirt Qigong"
... this mountain was...even after taking a 20 minute taxi ride and 90 minute bus ride on very steep roads, we still had to hike 3+ hours to the summit on an even steeper staircase. The bus ride was the scariest part of my stay in China so far...skinny roads that have buses going both ways at full speeds on steep inclines up and down the mountain all day. Even getting there at maybe 4pm we had to hurry to find a cheap hotel room. There ...
Today I am writing from a monastery at Emei mountain where we are staying. Not being a monk, it's a bit odd living in a monastery [Baoguo monastery], though I was lucky not to be woken by the 4.30am chanting. The facilities are far less basic than I was expecting; our rooms even have tvs and clearly I have found some wifi. Though it would be nice ...