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... our flight, we decided to get one final dose of pandas by heading to the panda base in Chengdu. It was a different experience to Ya'an in that the Chengdu base was much more touristy and like a zoo. We roamed around getting into close proximity with the giant pandas, watching them chomp on their bamboo, noticing a different technique to the pandas in Ya'an. The highlight, however, was once again the baby pandas. This time there were 5 of them, all eating away, rolling ...
... bottles...sometimes we get a bottle each, sometimes just a glass. We are like pigs being led to the trough! We were only here a few hours, but this city is huge! Our guide, Jerry, said 33 million people! I would call it a city of cranes. Boston has nothing on this place. He also said that this has happened in the last 10 years. Imagine, just 30 years ago, under Chairman Mao, they were all dressed alike with the long ponytail. Truly an amazing feat in such a ...
... is on the rise.
o Drivers here suck – green or red lights don’t matter, direction, speed, everything seems ‘optional’.
o Only in China – could a 13 year old wear a t- shirt that says: ******, Frog, ******, Wop…
o It is common to see ALL staff standing in formation in front of their business every day for a ‘pep talk’ so as ...
... its possible for a mask to go up and down. Either that or there were extra masks to pull down even after you exposed a naked face.
Only part of the act I had no idea about was when a sheet hide a girl and the color of her clothes changed. In this case not quite so simple a pulling a string. Guess it could be a twin switch but not sure if the stage would have allowed such an option.
All in all enjoyed the night out. Had lots of video as well which I've uploaded.
... surviving are so few.
We then went to the museum and gift shop, trying to sell all sorts of panda things... from hats to slippers. But all for a good cause I suppose.
We got to spend a few hours at the park, would've liked a little more, but had to go with the group to get our lift back – still a good trip and so glad we've been lucky enough to see these creatures, even if it was in captivity.
On the way back, we asked our driver instead ...