Travel Blogs from Zhenjiang
beautiful lunch near the hotel and a walk from there back to the hotel.
Barrie was by this time in need of bed so the three of us
walked back to the shopping street and also explored the large department store
and its eight or so floors of everything imaginable. Out to another restaurant
for dinner (sans Barrie) and then to a cormorant show.
To control the birds, the fishermen tie a snare near the
base of the bird's throat. ...
... group found the mud slide and spent the rest of the time going down it splashing into the mud like something out of Willie Wonkas chocolate factory! Absolutely covered in mud and not even being able to recognise ourselves we showered and then moved further into the cave to a warm clear hot spring...bliss!!
We got changed with the rest of the group riding the dangerous highway as we took the luxury air con bus back to Yangshou!
That evening we meet the ...
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... section of the museum. Five hundred cultural relics are displayed in the meantime and this reflects the historic and culture scenes of Yangzhou. The gem of the museum is a Yuan-dynasty glazed vase/bottle which has a blue background and a white dragon. Definitely no photos are allowed the number of security guards ensures that!! It is one of only 3 of these in the world – the others 2 – one in Beijing and one in Paris are slightly smaller than this one. Needless to ...
... packed with Chinese tourists and the usual pushing and shoving to get on and off the ferry I rather enjoyed this park. It is a working monastery as well as a top tourist spot so it was strange to see monks peering out of buildings, children rushing about with all sorts of plastic toys that are readily sold at the market stalls and then to turn a corner and find peace and tranquiity. I really enjoyed the area called the "Forest of Steles" which contained ancient calligraphy steles ...
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