Travel Blogs from Yicheng
... regional Chinese meal. As for Changzou, it's a very different city from Beijing, apart from its obvious size. Changzhou is a prefecture-level city in southern Jiangsu province of the People's Republic of China. It was previously known as Yanling, Lanling, Jinling, and Wujin. Located on the southern bank of the Yangtze River, Changzhou borders the provincial capital of Nanjing to the west, Zhenjiang to the northwest, Wuxi to the east, and the province of Zhejiang to ...
... only 12 o'clock technically in Paris... Very very odd !! So in total we had a 9.20h flight to china, stop over at china for 5 hours, 12 hour flight to Paris , 2 hour stop over then 20 minute flight to London, OF WHICH KIEFER WINT BE WITH US!!! Quite nervous but excited to be independent in a country I'm not familiar with ! Anyway in total 27h of traveling ...
... call but lesson learnt. For dinner we ate the most amazing noodle soup dish, and met some great people from Australia , one called Freda who almost made us miss our boarding to Paris ! Anyway over all we were only in the Chinese airport for 5 hours but its defiantly 5 hours too much. One of the highlights was Shelby actually thinking Japan was the capital of china ...
... 4 people had chosen to stay behind today after feeling a bit on the sick side. Trudy has been unwell for the past 2 days with a fever while others have stayed in bed to mend sore throats, headaches, sprained ankles, and weak knees. Hopefully they improve by tomorrow, as we leave the hotel at 7 am to go to Hangzhou. Even the hotel kitchen staff is coming in an hour early to prepare breakfast just for our group. Talk about service!
... but it is very expensive.
Most of the houses are made of brick or have a stucco finish. I have yet to see a home with siding or boards of any kind. They just don't last, especially in this area when clay is so prevalent for use in not only ceramics, but construction as well. The bricks are all hand made and the roof tiles too. All the houses have their own rooftop water heating system as well, which is ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking