Bishuiwan Hot Spring Holiday Inn
Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... at the expense of expat Arabs, Persians, Christians and Jews.
Guangzhou has always been highly regarded in the Chinese empire, developing steadily as an international shipping, industrial and travel center. The Portuguese arrived in 1514 and managed to finagle a monopoly on European trade for more then 100 years. They bungled the Guangzhou name into "Cantao", and for the next 400 years, the place was known ...
... talked about everything imaginable and learnt a lot more about this country and its people, as well as teaching her more about the US and Europe. I have also included a picture from that Starbucks outing because they were serving a dish special to China at this time of year. It is for the dragon boat festival and is a leaf wrapped around rice. Starbucks had their own fruit versions of this, something I have not seen in the ...
... with their 43-day old infant for a 19-hour train ride! Someone is looking out for me, because before we start to move the husband asks if I'd mind switching cars- apparently they aren't seated together. I am now in a car with a super nice Canadian couple, Yvonne and Steve and their 7-year old son, Paul. They treat to a delicious dinner in the dining car (I didn't yet exchange any Yuen) and we play rummy until bedtime. After a semi-restful sleep ...
What a dramatic day of soccer with some great weather!
Due to seeding, our boys entered the playoffs in 3rd place and unfortunately had to face RCHK in the first round. Despite the odds, our team took an early 1-0 lead on the goal by Bruno Novo. RCHK scored late in the 2nd half to tie it up and send the game to extra time. RCHK broke the stalemate in extra time to take the win. Goalkeeper ...
... school with goals coming from Kylisha Kiat, Marika Veith, Niki Leonardos, Kristy Lo, Morgan Tonner. Well done girls!
Tomorrow our boys have an important game against HKA to determine seeding in the playoffs. Our girls are also guaranteed a spot in the playoffs. Tomorrow's games should be exciting!
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking