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Travel Blogs from Dezhou
... up from the station in Ulan Bataar. It seems that scousers are everywhere in the world. On arrival I have a walk round Shanghai whilst I wait for check in time, at my hostel and visit the Temple of God as well as viewing the skyscrapers on the skyline. On 28th December I wander around one of the historical districts in Shanghai - Qibao, which is full of quaint canal bridges, a peaceful Buddhist temple and a less ...
... extra and it looked really small from the outside. Like just about everywhere in Jinan, the zoo was under construction so it was a little loud all over and difficult to navigate around the blocked pathways. The didactics were also only in Chinese so I am afraid I didn't come away having learned anything from the zoo. The zoo had some of the usual animals that you usually see at zoos like lions, elephants, giraffes and peacocks but there were some interesting ...
A gourmet seafood lunch
Went to 小青島and 中山公圉
Qingdao, 5 hrs on a bus to 濟南(Jinan)
8 types of dumplings for dinner, plus many other dishes. Ducky, my favorite. A big
Flooding in our hotel washroom, The Grand Tower Hotel , horrific experience. We had changed our room.
... help me find another hotel. After some "coaxing" they chose the latter... Actually I should say they really were good and worked frantically calling friends, favours and maybe even some bribes to try to find somewhere for me so late on a Saturday night. Yes, of course. The busiest night of the week to try to do this... Clever me.
Anyway to my surprise they DID find somewhere - right on the far edge of the city. They said I'd have to hurry because I'd have to take ...
Speaking of... I have continued to rehearse (and speak) exclusively in Chinese, and I think I have improved a lot this week. I'll often say something and people will giggle, and that's when I know I've said something not quite right. Because the tone impacts the meaning of the word, if you use the wrong tone, you have said the wrong word (death instead of four, for example). Thankfully, the context usually gives the meaning away, but goodness knows what kinds ...