Xiaoyuer Lianhai Inn
Travel Blogs from Sanya
... turned on the meter as soon as he got to the resort and started waiting
for a job. As we started along the meter slowly worked its way up to a
staggering 83 yuan. Luckily our cab driver didn’t speak any English and was
unable to hear matt and I bickering between each other about what to do about
this predicament. We decided that I would get out and grab the bags while matt
would sit in the back fumbling for the money. I let matt know everything ...
... us maneavour around the market,
haggling prices and helping us choose what we wanted. It was the first and
potentially last time in my life where I choose a live animal that I would eat.
The fish is weighed and then a fee is set to cook and bring over to your table.
We got fresh shrimp and a massive fish with dumplings and noodles. By the end
of the meal, the suns rays were starting to take affect on my British half so
we ran to a local drug store for ...
... vacation we just cooled off
and puttered in the lagoon.
If we would have been there longer, we may have taken a tour,
but we decided to swim, read, get massages and simply relax. We met the general
manager of the resort (who is from Australia) and his wife and 5 year old son. Not
bad having this resort to “play” in when you get home from school!
The local Hainanese who worked on the resort were ...
... I travel somewhere, there are definitely things I want to see. Having things you want to see creates a dilemma when you have no idea how to see them. In cities that have a metro, you at least stand half a chance of stumbling across your desired destination but when you are relying on taxis or buses, things get a little trickier with this whole language barrier. Worse, you can find yourself in a situation like Bret and I in Beijing--where you have ...
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