Longxi Hotspring Resort
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
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... and consists of hundreds of fighting styles called martial arts (Wushu- 武术）。 It is believed that a Buddhist monk from India names Ba Tuo came to China around 500 AD. He was asked by the emperor to teach Buddhism at court. Instead he asked for land on Mt. Song to build a temple. This temple is the Shaolin Temple, known as the birthplace of Kung Fu. Shaolin translates to 少林 or few ...
... on our way out and headed toward the metro station. To say Beijing's mass transit has improved in 10 years might be the developmental understatement of the century. The vast majority of it didn't even exist 10 years ago. We had a satisfactory experience buying tickets and successfully riding it to Tienanmen East station. The only caveat is that all of the stations are wrapped in airport-style security (x-ray, metal detector). Can't be too safe, many people were ...
... with steps going down then back up then down etc. The other awkward part is that the spacing between the rise and fall between the steps is in no way consistent therefore not allowing for any sort of measured stride. Some parts were so steep that climbing on ‘all fours’ was necessary.
Well we made all the way from about the middle of the restored section (total of 2,250 metres) to the Eastern end then headed back and somehow missed ...
... s army on a resort. As a result, China lost a war with Japan (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Summer_Pa lace).
Ruchi and I had perfect timing, because we were able to part of the park in the daytime, then right at sunset, and then some at night. It's a very large park, filled with temples, hills, wildlife, and old buildings. We stopped on our hike and took some pretty pictures...of each other! The colors of the leaves changing was breathtaking, and then we got to watch ...
... It still struck me just how many cities in China I had never heard of but dwarf the population of US cities, the trip allowed me to get a narrow glimpse into what a small section of these cities look like.
The time went by quickly as I was glued to my window the whole way. Eventually day turned to night and we arrived in Changsha, where my contact Dr. HE Yejing "Bob" picked me up and drove me to my hotel.