Garden Inn Guangzhou Zhongshan Forth Road
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So, it's my first day in China. Wow. The people here are so nice to me, even though we have no idea what the other person is saying. The lady I sat next to on the plane always gave me her bread during our meals, and I gave her my salad and yoghurt. At least I think we were trading, because we were gesturing with words that the other didn’t understand. In any case, I ate her bread, and she ate some of my food, so I think it was okay. She looked happy ...
... we passed through on the way were very third world looking with rubbish on the roadsides and neglected rundown tennement housing everywhere. It was with a sigh of relief that we pulled into a small side street which lead to a newish looking hotel where we were to stay for 12 hours until we had to return to the airport for the last leg of the trip to Auckland.
Breakfast was included so I ate what ...
Guangzhou is the 3rd biggest city in China, and definitely my favorite.
The fastest, cheapest, cleanest subway system I have ever seen.
MANY huge public parks. And much like Beijing, Guangzhou has an ancient town alleyway zone, and a modern skyscraper zone. Although, every street I went on, was fairly narrow, with minimal traffic. There are trees and shade everywhere.
Guangzhou is the leading ...
... is in this area, many of which originating from South America and many other places around the world. He pointed out some wild spinach, he said you can eat this raw or cooked. So I put a leaf in my mouth he says, oh wait no that's not spinach that's poisonous! But I knew he was just jerkin me around. Best spinach I have ever had. My only regret of this day is that I did not take that whole plant with me. ...
... arguably set China on its path to modernization. One of the key sparks for the Opium Wars was the Chinese refusal to allow British traders to enter the city - making the modern comfortable and air conditioned train journey from Hong Kong particularly relevant historically.
Arriving at Guangzhou East train station we first had to pass through the border and get our ...