Yin Yuan Hotel
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Fantastic pedicure and foot massage. Didn't realise until walking afterwards just how completely shot-to-**** my feet were, it felt like walking on air.
Befriended a Spanish couple that we had seen in the same restaurant a us yesterday and shared a taxi to the train station together. It was awesome to meet fellow climbers and especially ones who focus that travelling and vacations around climbing!!
NEVER again will i travel by cattle ...
... November 2nd) (Saturday)
I was beyond happy that we were finally get to return to Beijing. However, we did get to check out the peak we were supposed to see the day before. I chose to take the bus there because I was not in the mood to walk.
The peak itself was stunning and the sun was out.
We then got on the bus to Beijing.
At a gas station, our bus cut in front of a huge truck. So crazy how ...
... Stephanie told me that Anthony was screaming my name in the hallway. I opened her door and Anthony and Rae were standing there. Anthony told me that he was looking all over for me since I had the room key.
Later that night for Halloween, I watched the Shining with a group of people. Half way, I got bored because I was sleepy. I went to back to my room. Also, I already watched the movie before.
... but we made it. We unfortunately could not devour Wilson the Third because Phoenix forgot his knife. We did not, however, starve.
Back in Taiyuan, we went back to our first lunch place in Shanxi for our last meal together. We toasted with the last of our tea to a great success.
We got there with about four hours before our train was to leave for Beijing. Over lunch, I joked that we should ...
We made it back to Taiyuan with plenty of time to spare-- just around 8pm, actually. We are now staying at the same hotel we were at two night ago, and Najung and I are happy to be back.
We ended up having dinner at around 8:15, and we all were starving, so the meal was welcome. Afterward, we hit the same supermarket from Sunday night and bought a variety of drinks and snacks. Today's bus ...