South Seaview Apartment
Travel Blogs from Sanya
... br> were called to get in the plane. We had lost our departure time and had to sit
on the runway for nearly an hour before a slot became available. The flight was
uneventful, but much longer at 2 and half hours compared to our quick jaunts
between xian, guilin and haikou. As we were sky card members we got free
slippers and water as a thank you before departure.
We landed in Shanghai an hour later than
expected and consequently ...
... t want us to leave and
started yelling free drinks. Another hour and 3 free mojitos later, we hopped
in a cab and headed back to the hotel. Olga found out breakfast was not
included in our stay and became extremely agitated. Her and Sean had breakfast
included and wanted us to join them. When we got the lobby, Olga put her front
desk hotel reception face on and convinced the hotel staff to throw in free
breakfast, a 350 yuan add on to our already great stay!
... vacation we just cooled off
and puttered in the lagoon.
If we would have been there longer, we may have taken a tour,
but we decided to swim, read, get massages and simply relax. We met the general
manager of the resort (who is from Australia) and his wife and 5 year old son. Not
bad having this resort to “play” in when you get home from school!
The local Hainanese who worked on the resort were ...
... I travel somewhere, there are definitely things I want to see. Having things you want to see creates a dilemma when you have no idea how to see them. In cities that have a metro, you at least stand half a chance of stumbling across your desired destination but when you are relying on taxis or buses, things get a little trickier with this whole language barrier. Worse, you can find yourself in a situation like Bret and I in Beijing--where you have ...
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The album was ‘The Cosmic Game’