Yun Ding Garden Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... and Qingjing is the only surviving mosque in this area. It is not large compared to the mosques we have seen in Turkey and the simplicity of the interior is in stark contrast to the Catholic and Protestant churches we have seen in Europe.
Next on the list was Kaiyuan Temple which was completed during the Tang Dynasty. It is a Buddhist temple that features two pagodas of 44 metres and 48 metres in height. The pagodas are supported ...
... then me and Mikkel had a sword fight, then the music went into Slim Shady (not the swearing part!) and we all tried and failed epically at trying to act like gangsters. Then we did a cheesy dance routine to Everything is Awesome, co-ordinated by me and Catherine - that was my favourite part and you can't help but giggle the whole way through! Then a massive home-made cardboard yellow submarine came out for a bit of The Beatles, and we finished with Hey Jude, complete ...
... jumped up and down along the keyboard and obviously had fun. This is a tourist destination for Chinese. Chinese don't like brown skin. To them, it shows that you are poor, having to work in the fields. And so they cover up as much of their body as they can. And so to the silly hat brigade. We have never seen so many men wearing women's sun hats. You know, the ones with pretty pink lace, flowers and veils on them. I have wanted to take photos, but am too polite. It has, however, ...
... side streets where Gillian found a number of shopping bargains - high quality, very fashionable things at 'only in China' prices. Interestingly the top global name brands have stores on the main streets, are coveted by the increasingly well off Chinese but prices are as much or more in North America - while the side streets offer very good quality at significantly better prices. Before heading back to the boat we took the time to join them at one of ...
... actually cross the road, well that was fun!!! We managed to not be run down by pushbikes, motorbikes, cars, taxis, buses and trucks!! And I forgot all the pedestrians that just barge through anyway!
Once we got to the Temple entrance, our tour leader said we could either do our own thing or he will explain along the way so we decided that would be better. The first area had a few ponds and they had fish and so many turtles of all sizes. The first main ...