Yue Jia Business Hotel (Hohhot Huitong)
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... were done, dragons danced, we signed shirts to be handed out from our sponsor, the two most popular singers in our region sang for everyone and we all played along enjoying the moment. Dinner was across the road at our hotel where one of the local Beaume people proved to be a party animal, getting everyone to drink as much wine as possible. Top up, "Cheers" and bottoms up. The hotel and meal were all great and we were told there would be a late start to the next ...
We start rolling at 7.30 am and visit an old Tibetan Putuo Zongcheng Temple that is a small copy of Potala palace of Lhasa. At around 6 pm we arrive to Hohhot and one of the sponsors Beaume organizes a welcoming party with bright Lion dance, champagne and big dinner with Chinese wine. Most of the guests get drunk. And we stay in the lobby until midnight with another bottle of wine. Today is really an exhausting day with plenty of alcohol.
... Qin or 150 km drive from Xilin Haote to meet friends, have dinner, drink and sing Mongolian songs. The yurts are a tie to their past, and socializing with friends here is a powerful draw.
This evening, next to my timid yurt ...
... bus claiming this was our stop, straight in to the grasp of a yurt farm owner. She wanted 100 yuan (~10 pounds) each for the night, but we wanted to walk around ourselves and pick our own yurt to stay in. She followed us for a good 200 metres, not stopping for a breath from her sales pitch before Sergei told her to wait for us there and we would be back after we had walked around, he felt pretty guilty knowing we would unlikely return. We met at least four ...
... and stayed on a Mongolian ranch, and slept in a traditional yurt. The next day we went out to a lamastary, kinda like a monastery but for lamas, Tibetan Buddhist monks. And the third day went out to the desert and rode camels. It was a fun trip, but we did see a lot coal power plants, and a couple strip mines. We did get some great food though.