Bihai Yintan Holiday Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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Our second stop in China was a place not so commonly visited by foreigners. It is a major destination for Chinese and anyone who's looked outside the regular tourist trail of Beijing, Shanghai and Xi'an. Katelyn had seen pictures online of Mt. Tai, a large mountain park in Tai An, a city in between Beijing and Shanghai. She was immediately intrigued when she read that if you climbed to the top of this 6660 step stairway you would live to be ...
... into the journey, we started to climb the really big mountains. The Wutai Shan mountains rise to over 2700m. We went up on hairpin bends with precipitous drops on one side and the remains of 8ft snow drifts on the other. At one point we passed a snow plough trying to break up the pack-ice on the road. I clutched the seat in front and prayed that I wouldn't die on a Chinese mountain.
We stopped at the checkpoint ...
... hours and prudently jumped on the next Jetfoil to Hong Kong when the luck of the cards started to turn. Pictures to follow next month when I go back to the Venetian to give them back all my winnings.
DO NOT GO INTO THIS CASINO IF YOU ARE ON A TIGHT BUDGET OR ANY BUDGET AT ALL! WARNING... WARNING... DANGER!
The actual charge for a taxi should have been $23 = 15+5+3 (meter + Airport fee + 1 Bag). Alternatively, you can ...
Took a day trip to Macau, a small island about one hour west of Hong Kong by high-speed ferry. It quickly has become a gambling mecca for those from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Several US casinos have built there, including Venetian, MGM Grand and Wynn. I expected more from Macau. Frankly, the areas where the locals live, away from the casinos, are quite rundown and dirty. There is a nice little shopping area with old Portuguese buildings (the ...
... the rest of China. Arvid suggested we try to recoup our trip costs at the tables, but Irina was more sensible so we pass on the casinos. From the fort we walk down to the historic district below; it has quant undulating cobblestone streets warmly lit from the windows of cafes and shops. On the streets we hear the babble of crowds of people speaking languages from all over the world while passing through ever changing ...