Zhejiang Jindu Hotel
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... bribery, and bankruptcy as we wandered through the immense gardens and courtyards. Look for the miniseries coming soon!
A short boat ride through the town took us back to our hotel. Because Chinese New Year is fast approaching, a typical site outside many homes and businesses is fish, ducks, and other animals being dried in preparation for the New Year’s feast!
Our final stop was at a well-known Rice Wine Farm and factory. The owner conducted the tour himself ...
Barely took any photos in Hangzhou as it ****** it down most of the time we were there but here are a few. Hangzhou isn't much of a wintery place really as most of the activities are based around the lake. We attempted to walk around it on my birthday but got soaked through so went to a silk museum instead. I told you it was three wet and wild girls let loose in China...We made up for the ****** weather by going for some real nice food at a restaurant called Grean Tea restaurant though. ...
... with hundreds of prescriptions being filled in the short time we were there. We all sampled a liquid that was good for your liver.
The market was comprised of dozens of streets with an untold number of shops where anything and everything could be bought. A section of the market was selling stinky tofu and we could not get through it quickly enough. Several of the shops had men with huge mallets pounding peanuts while ...
Traditional Chinese gardens developed as a mixture of two
concepts ---scenery and serenity, as in the contemplation of nature in isolated
meditation leads to enlightment. It’s a
Daoist thing. The traditional garden was
considered a type of 3D landscape painting or what some guidebooks call it,
which is "solid poetry." All have four
** I initially had some trouble downloading photos...so I will update photo information in more detail later, but have posted them for viewing pleasure today. **
This morning we experienced West Lake. To quote Jevin, "the temperature is right and on this boat you will feel like a God" -- or maybe he said King, no matter. The weather was perfect -- perfectly hot and humid -- but on our hired wooden boat, being gently ...