Yaxiang Jinling Hotel Luoyang
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Continuing with my food blog the breakfast today was, well let's just say, very ethnic. The only thing that I could recognise as traditional breakfast fare was the bread for the toaster. Well as they say 'when in Rome do as the Romans do', so Deb had rice and a steamed bun and I had the tomato and egg stir fry. However I think I am a bit of a …
... I really want to ask her what happened to good ole Fourth of July, but with our final test tomorrow and vacation coming, I don’t see the point.
I think what truly kills me is that these kids speak good enough English that with a little bit of research and a translator for a dozen difficult words, their speeches would have been much better than the obviously Google-translated Chinglish I have ended up ...
... it was a great way to celebrate, and the Chinese make firecrackers and fireworks that are out of this world.
Sunday night was less exciting but no less fun. I went out with a friend whose English is only slightly better than my Chinese. It's always a laugh fest trying to communicate. What made my night was winning a Chinese card game called "Fight the landlord". I cannot begin to count the number of times I have been told that I ...
... tell a horrifying story of being at the park and seeing a ten year old girl drop her pants and take a poop in the middle of a public and crowded park. At that point, even Chinese people were looking on in shock.
feel like Gulliver there?
I'm not sure how I feel. Sometimes I feel like an adventurer, but most of the times I feel like someone who is lost and treading water. It's just completely foreign here.
What a day we have had, We left the flat at about 0900hrs and did the walk through the park where everyone was out exercising, there were the ballroom dancers, the sword dancers and the fan dancers, then there were the poetry writers and the Thai chi exercisers, it was all happening. I felt the Karma just passing through. We arrived at the hairdressers at 0930 for Kaths appointment. She gets one of the girls to book it online as its cheaper (99 yuan ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsYaxiang Jinling Hotel Luoyang
The hotel has an unusual space theme to it. Rooms are good and the breakfast had a good range including some western style dishes.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.