Easy Motel Zhenjiang Zhongshan West Road
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 ...
... tandem bike with Matt!! Which I refused... I could do this! Little did I know the first ten minutes would be cycling straight through town and down the main highway. I am the first to admit I had a little road rage, the first scooter to cut me up screaming you knob-head at the top of my voice much to the amusement of the rest of the group!
Quickly thou we were off the main road and into the countryside and it was truly beautiful. Cycling through local villages, ...
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...
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Love to you all, wherever you are xxxxx
... lamb. Mind you for someone who never cooks this whole restaurant proved to be a bit of a novelty with Melody having to tell me when everything was cooked. Left there feeling much like we all do after Xmas.......ate far too much but enjoyed every morsel. Our only worry is that it is pouring with rain and we have our fingers crossed that it stops before we head out in the morning.
A little bit about YANGZHOU: 扬州.
There is a little verse, much quoted ...
... looking around this Museum - more down to earth and really gave you a feel for the olden times in Zhenjiang.
Time to head to the bus station and find my way back home. More Chinese and I had my ticket. Ended up on a "local" bus which took rather longer than I epxected to get back as it stopped along the way letting people on and off. No actual bus stops to be sen so I assume the locals just know where to be!! Home safe and sound by late afternoon. Time for a quick rest ...