Yi Zhou Fu Hotel
Travel Blogs from Linyi
... of the autumn season. The day is also known as the Moon Festival, as at that time of the year the moon is at its roundest and brightest. The Moon Cake is the special food of Mid-Autumn Festival. On that day, people sacrifice moon cakes to the moon as an offering and eat them for celebration. Moon cakes come in various flavours according to the region. The moon cakes are round, symbolising the reunion of a family, so it is easy to understand how the ...
The ink in my pen runs dry as it sits idle; a journal page full, not of text, but of botched attempts to set my thoughts to paper. Dark marks that represent the inability to compare where I am now to where I was fill the once empty space. It is difficult; rather, nearly impossible to comprehend how another country, society, culture…being…how another being embeds traces of influence on the self. Each step I take as ...
... one out of two then we'll be having ourselves a good night. A beverage of choice maybe the toxic "baijiu," but be warned, one night of "being a man" may turn you into a boy for the next three.
Next week is one of China's National Holidays and I get a week off from my new routine. I've booked my ticket and I'm leaving town for some fun and sight-seeing.
Now, to deal with the crowds I've heard China is so famous for...
The living is cheap here in Linyi, a bus ride is fifteen cents and you can find all you can eat Korean Barbeque for $3 Canadian. That means more money for postcards and vacations to foreign lands,which it seems we get to do a lot of too.
Adventure is what I sent out for and adventure is what I`ll get. I could have read many a book about China,but no book could compare to the real experience I am getting as I am only just ...
... a Chinese experience! One of the interns from last summer arrived in Weifang this morning. He had been traveling in China and is here till Saturday. It is very interesting to see hear how different his experience was. There were many more children and much less nurses last summer. The next few days will be packed with buying gifts for the orphanage and doing the last few activities in Weifang. Then Saturday I'm off to Beijing to explore the city! Hope all is well in the states! Love ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility