Jiali Inn (Chengdu Chief)
Travel Blogs from Chengdu
The big whigs of the educational board in this huge area of China hosted all 40 of us for dinner this evening. There was much drinking and merriment, and we left just as it was getting out of hand. The tradition is for the host to toast his table and then each table; next, each table makes the rounds toasting all the other tables. As guests, we can stay put and not toast, and that's what we did. Their local alcohol is quite unusual: rice, ...
Arrived back in Chengdu.
Now it was our turn to take Qian Lan and Milk out to dinner and we've learnt to
ask for somewhere we can walk to as Milk proceeded to drive us for many
miles to a traditional dumpling place, cheap and much liked by students,
only to find they had just run out! Plan B was a more upmarket
restaurant where we chose four set menus and shared perhaps twenty
dishes plus ...
We had planned to do a spot of mountain climbing around Chengdu, however we were warned to check the weather forecast and when we did it was rain, rain, rain. We had three days to kill in Chengdu and for the first time since Vietnam we just decided to take it easy. We visited a really nice temple with a nice garden not far from our hostel. We enjoyed some Sichuan cuisine which consisted of cold noodles with a very spicy seasoning. All their food ...
... of each other. Some would sing, some would be dancing. others it appears just freestyling. But it was fun. Being able to walk 10 metres and hearing first an opera singer, and then a set of old chinese trying to dance to Micheal Jackson was an experience to remember and could only be topped when we walked further round the park to hear a Chinese rendition of Auld Land Syne quickly followed by Jingle Bells while we chomped on some meat on a stick in the 32 degree evening sun.
... so I am mainly concentrating on sharing those.....
Dx SP and Ki xu
P thin, weak, slip
T yellow, red
Si wu tang
Shou tai wan
Dx LV yin xu and DH
T red twc
Fluid retention in pelvic cavity
Si ni san
Si miao san
Kun qian er jia wan
Abd pain worse ...