Motel 168 (Qingdao Railway Station)
Travel Blogs from Qingdao
... Youth hostels are a great way
to take the confusion out of traveling in China. People of all ages stay in these places
not just the young travelers.
After two days in old town my boss allows me to stay in one of the schools' rented apartments which is located in the Laoshan district far across the city from old town. Laoshan is the
new china and has a lot of things going for it. Much ...
... had to make Tsingtao into the brand that it is today (I bet you didn't know that Asahi is a close cousin of Tsingtao). The best part was Seeing the production line and how the how packaging process is pretty much fully automated. There were a few people standing along the packaging production line but they were mainly for quality control purposes. However, I think I did spot the most mundane job in the world, one man had ...
... stop in Shanghai for a day or so. We will be in Tsingtao for Chinese New Year which will be an experience. Oh and if you wondering who I was referring to when I say we I will tell you that it's me and my girlfriend Jackie , we met while we're working on board a cruise ship and spent the last six months working in hot teaching English. It gets pretty cold up north about -20° in the depths of winter, so most people end up going on vacation in winter that I mean the ...
Mount Lao, or Laoshan remains my favorite attraction here in Qingdao. The Qingdao Laoshan National Park covers 446 sq km and is located about 30 km northeast of the downtown area. It is the highest coastal mountain in China and second highest in Shandong Province, with the Jufeng peak at 1132 m. The park is bordered by 87 km of coastline, which means you gain a beautiful view of the Yellow Sea from nearly every hiking trail.
The mountain is known as one of ...
In order to take the cheap flight with Flyscoot, we have to take off from Qingdao. Thanks to my Air China Star Alliance Membership, I can redeem the flight using my points and it only cost me RMB120 to fly from Beijing to Qingdao.
We arrived in Qingdao Airport at 10am, 5 hours left for the next flight to Singapore. So starving that 3 of us decided to take a taxi to a popular local restaurant for a early lunch! ...
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