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... Both G groups were together on the train. No alcohol on this train after last night and we spent some of the time playing Who Wants To Be A Millionaire. We didn't make it to the million like we did on our bus ride the other day. Had an early ish night but the train carriages kept banging together (more than usual) which wakes you up every few minutes or so. Not a great nights sleep especially when they play rubbish music first thing in the ...
... br> Like the other two great towers of Jiangnan, Yueyang Tower is famous partly due to its literary associations, namely the piece Yueyang Lou Ji, loosely translated as Memorial to Yueyang Tower, written by renowned Song poet Fan Zhongyan at the invitation of his friend Teng Zijing, who in 1044 became local governor and rebuilt the tower, and subsequent play Yueyang Tower by one of the most renown Chinese dramatists Ma Zhiyuan in the Yuan Dynasty era.
Yueyang is a prefecture-level city (over 5-millon people) at the northeastern corner of Hunan province, South Central China, on the southern shores of Dongting Lake.
We visited an elementary school sponsored by Viking River Cruises. We were greeted and entertained by the children, we came prepared and gave boxes of crayons. The Yangtze River is causing minor flooding as we continue to head upstream towards the Three Gorges ...
The last time my daughter and I returned to Yueyang, it was December 1999 and we had just filed formal adoption papers in Changsha, the capital of Hunan Province. The second step in the process back then was to file papers in my daughter's birth city, Yueyang. Was this city as beautiful then as it is today? Back then, I was so intensely focused on my new little daughter, that I remember little else.
Today we two mothers and daughters wake to ...
... Got stuck in a traffic jam – almost stopped for 2 hours, felt like I was in Germany again, except everyone in the car was shouting at each other. About what I do not know. They were just talking about something. When we drove life was peaceful, but sitting still. Oh boy! Thank God I had my iPod with me, so glad the battery lasted. Had earache afterwards.
Back late. To a restaurant. Our little group sitting alone. Excellent grub as usual. Can’t fault the food around ...
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