Travel Blogs from Zhenjiang
Unfortunately Barrie has been unwell and is struggling but
bravely carrying on where he can. A couple of others in the group have also
been feeling unwell so we presume the same virus. Sharon is so caring and
escorted us to a Chinese pharmacy last night which was an experience in itself!
Very old fashioned and little boxes on the walls containing medicines. So a bit
of trust in our tour ...
... in my opinion, China is one of the most amazing, fascinating, friendly countries I have ever visited in my life and I ended the tour madly and deeply in love with it. Sitting in Hong Kong now I find myself desperately missing all the smells, the sights, the people and the noise!
You quickly learn that the stares and giggles are purely curiosity and I actually made a game of returning a smile and saying Nnee-How (hello) which in nearly every case had the ...
We have at last managed to defeat the Great Firewall of China, to bring you unadulterated access to our adventures!
We'll update it as often as we can, but we're already behind so bear with us...
In the meantime, read our ever hilarious posts and look at our pretty pictures- and like my entries more than Rob's. His will suck. :)
Love to you all, wherever you are xxxxx
... of Chinese gardens and appreciate each one I visit. I love the feeling of peace and tranquilty and admire each one for its unique character.
Geyuan Garden is the best-preserved and most valuable garden with longest history. The garden is not large, but it has exquisite and delicate arrangements. The garden is especially prestigious with its rockworks and bamboos. Strictly constructed and creatively designed, the Geyuan Garden is unique in China and one of the most ...
... some paintings and calligraphy.
By the time I left here is was starting to get dark and I realsied it was time to try and find a hotel room for the night. quickly revising my Chinese in my head I walked into a well known hotel chain to see if I could get a room. I had figured out before I left home that I didn't need to book in advance for a small place, Sunday night and no festivals going on. Anyway it was a bigger test of my Chinese to see if I could actualy book in person ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Zhenjiang Hotel
Other places to stay in Zhenjiang
Downtown, Zhenjiang | 4 star hotelfrom $97
Shiye Island, Zhenjiang | Hotelfrom $74
Downtown, Zhenjiang | Hotelfrom $31
No.80 Zhongshan East Road, Zhenjiang | Hotelfrom $27
No.88 Beifu Road, Zhenjiang | 5 star hotelfrom $82
No.90 Zhongshan West Road, Runzhou District, Zhenjiang | Hotelfrom $58