TripAdvisor Reviews Yiquan Hotel Zhenjiang
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... the Xianshanlou International Hostel (YHA).
The hostel was at the Xijin Ferry area a very old part of town that had a very strong English and German influence evident by German beer halls and very British-like architecture. We wondered around the area that is juxtaposed with an old city wall above which stood a beautiful temple on the hilltop.
We bunkered down, a male was also placed in our all female dorm room ... go ...
Today main schedule is slim Xihu located in the south of yangzhou very beautiful in April these days. The city flower of Yangzhou Qiong glower broom for only ten days in April. We are very lucky to see it because of higher temperature. The restaurant "食为天” is delicious and worth of money average rate for one person CNY 60. Great first day ...
... have never had any formal education, but lease out their land. Alf's landlady seems to be an the old woman down the lane, who keeps chickens and lives in a shack from where she hires out bikes!
We went out to eat with an American couple we'd met on the boat earlier. On the menu were roosters testicles, and, and no we didn't try them.
The next day, we explored the local area, walking along by the river to a couple ...
Unfortunately Barrie has been unwell and is struggling but
bravely carrying on where he can. A couple of others in the group have also
been feeling unwell so we presume the same virus. Sharon is so caring and
escorted us to a Chinese pharmacy last night which was an experience in itself!
Very old fashioned and little boxes on the walls containing medicines. So a bit
of trust in our tour ...
... and Rose to go and see the fish eagle fishing. We took a really small boat out and met the fisherman and his 6 commerants. Almost suddenly the birds started ducking under water coming up with fish in their beaks. (think HSBC advert). Loyal to their owner once they caught a fish the fisherman scooped them up got hold of there necks and they gladly threw up the fish into his basket!!
After watching this for a while we had a chance to meet the birds and him ...