Yunnan Single Hotel
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... The lady who prepared the meal asked something and I just nodded. She added some undisclosed items and then handed me my Chinese noodle soup with lot of floating stuff. Great!
I sat down; a few minutes later someone accidently bumped into me. The guy looked at me and said Oh pardon me. Then his lady companion said "oh you speak English I am surprised you eat here." She spoke English and came from Melbourne , the man was her student. ...
... what gave me my nickname throughout this trip, I forgot my camera as well as my jacket. I took many pictures with my phone, though, so I'll post those. Desiree's uncle was nice enough to lend me a jacket four sizes too small, but it helped nonetheless. After a few hours at the stone forest, we grabbed some lunch and then were led to a shopping area/garden. I later learned that it was mandatory for us to visit at least one shopping area per day in an effort to boost the ...
The Hump Hostel
This is a turn up for the book; we are in a hostel with a bit of history behind it
It was set up by an American Aviation group
The Flying Tigers
They were divided up into 3 squadrons, 2 of them helped defend KunMing from the Japanese during the war
Their job was to defend the Burma highway from the Japanese aircraft that used it for target practice
They also used transport ...
... first: yesterday we were (back) in Wal-Mart (or, written in Chinese, "wo er ma," pronounced "Whoa Ar Mah.") We came across a big bank of aquariums where you use a net to choose and catch your own fish (for eating), and there was also a big tank of huge (live) frogs for eating! Now THAT's a "Blue Light Special!"
Yesterday the internet was not working at the school, so 15 of us hung out last night at a pub a few doors ...
... debating our resturant we finally picked one only to be seated and then realising that the menu was not english and the staff had no clue what we were on about.
Not to be beaten we decided to stick it out, and with a little help from a neighbouring customer we managed to discover that this was one of those broth resturants where you get a hot plate, some broth and a plate of uncooked food that you then boil up yourself.... However we had gone with the set ...