Jinjiang Inn (Yangzhou Siwangting Road)
Travel Blogs from Yangzhou
... friend of Wei's reserved a table for us a bar/club, and escorted us there. When we arrived, there was a line of servers lined up to greet us as we entered the bar. We then received the best table, bottle service, and unlimited beer, all for a good price, simply because we were american and people knew we were coming. It was unreal. None of us were expecting this.. we just wanted a fun night out! It turned out to be a really interesting but awesome night though!
... were all in their 70's or older, and still were more balanced, flexible, and composed than any of us. That's something I really noticed here.. Many of the elderly people are very self sufficient, and very active. They appear to just be in overall better health than back home. I really believe that the lifestyle choices that the Chinese make lead to longer, healthier lives.
We then traveled back to the park and gardens where we had dined on ...
... in the city. There were buildings, temples,and tours all illuminated everywhere we looked. We were also served tea, and enjoyed personal musical performances along the cruise. When the trip was done, our guards escorted us back to our bus. We could not even believe the treatment we were receiving. It really felt as though everyone in the city was so excited to have us visit, and wanted to make ...
... tells me to have her chair, when i really want to stand!
Because of the one child policy in china, people refer to their cousins as their brothers and sisters. So i met so many brothers and sisters! Including Alissa who was amazing! She spoke english and was so excited to meet me! She had so many questions about england and me it was a really fun morning just getting to talk and meet people and make dumplings! Hundreds and hundreds of dumplings. When dinner time came we had ...
We have noticed the amount of exposed electrical wiring in
the countryside as well as the cities and not a lot of evidence of the
underground wiring we are used to on the roads in NZ. Also on buildings under
repair and construction the fragile looking scaffolding that we did not think
would pass OSH here!
Arriving at Guilin again we went to another of the
inevitable 'show and sell', this time sea and fresh- water pearls, ...