Purple Jade Laguna Resort
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... alleys are not only full of shops but they are also crammed with small living spaces, which you can glimpse through some of the open gates. Through one of the gates you can get a quick look at someone hanging up their washing or cooking their dinner. Through another gate you might be lucky enough to see some of the historical courtyards, that were once home to royalty.
... to go and so paid for an extra ticket to be able to do so. It was worth it and we got good views from there. Going back down we went to the lake which was covered with boats, some with families enjoying themselves and others plying back and forth with sightseers. By the landing stage was a peculiar sight, a large boat entirely made out of marble. Here Cixi would come to dine sometimes. Our boat was the same shape but it floated and ...
... My chick deserves every penny of that spaghetti.
We finished packing, completed paperwork and looked out the window at the nightlife below us a few minutes for the last time before it was lights out.
We have another early and long travel day tomorrow.
NOTE: I called for ice many times while here; each time there was a knock at the door with what looked like a small garbage bag half filled with ice. I only got ice in an ice bucket ...
... Molly as she takes us off the beaten track and introduces us to all the dark, shady looking Hutongs. However, Karen and I never feel unsafe and some of the best bars and places to eat are found in the depths of the hutongs. Molly tells us that they knocked a lot of the hutongs down leading up to the 2008 Olympics because the Chinese Government wanted to look like a 'developed' country for all the foreign visitors. It is only now that some of the hutongs ...
... could have the opportunity to come here.
I’m not even one week into the trip yet, and every time I experience something here I find myself thinking "this is the coolest thing I’ve ever done" or “this is the craziest experience of my life”. But the thing is, every day we do something else that seems to top the day before. It just keeps getting better. It is truly mind-blowing. I feel so blessed to be here experiencing ...