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... each other, and didn't give us any courtesies. When taking photos they took forever, all striking a series if poses, and when the local guide tried to give some English commentary their noise drowned out her microphone assisted attempts. Eventually we complained and insisted that we return in a different boat. The boats docked after about 40 minutes for an opportunity for some locals to entertain us with some really pathetic song ...
Yî. One incredible notch on the bucket list!
Èr Two incredible notches on that very same bucket list and within one week!
Sân. Three unforgettable days on the Yangtze River
Sì. Four days away from any internet access!
Wŭ. The amount of yuan I have to spend times at least eight or nine for bottles of water (about cents) because it is so hot (about 60 ...
... ride to Fengjie, then transfer to the hydrofoil which arrived at Yichang at 6pm. Wow, the Lonely Planet seriously had its info wrong in terms of the length of time it takes to get to places. Don't get me wrong, it has been incredibly useful, and at times I would have been lost without it, but I learned quickly not to trust it too much!
In the meantime I was stranded in Wanzhou with nowhere to stay. At the top of one of the hills, I found a hotel (which looked very expensive) but ...
... Gorges, Wu Gorge
Missed morning excursion to White king town but did the excursion to the Little Three Gorges.
Pretty much raining most of the day, especially during a large part of the Little Three Gorges Trip.
After leaving White King town we basically enter Qutang Gorge which was a fairly narrow part of the river with cliffs on both sides for about 8Kms.
Had the kids pop into the cabin once again a couple of times. This time, at one ...
... looked on in mild amusement at the crowd more than the contestants, before digging into his meal of 10 chicken feet.
I even tried one toe!? It was really odd, all I can remember was that the texture was like any other chicken skin and there actually wasn't much to chew, save the toe nail, which acted like an involuntary tooth pick.
After dinner, we parted ways with the rest of the group and headed into a huge internet cafe, where they had ...