Howard Johnson Resort Sanya Bay
Travel Blogs from Sanya
Thursday (3:00am) I went to the bathroom
and the light exploded in its socket all over the sink and floor. Attempting to
explain to the front desk what had happened was really difficult. Eventually
someone came up and we were able to show them the glass that was all over the
floor. A bellboy helped us move our things to a room further down the hall. We
hit the do not disturb sign before getting back into ...
... before heading to the dolphin bar.
The dolphin bar was an ex pat haven with
the vast majority of the clientele being western workers from local resorts and
business. The drinks were all buy one get one and were more than half the cost
at the hotel. Matt fought the pain of the sun burn on his feet and ripped up
the dance floor. Around 12:30 our old men started to showing their faces and we
decided to start heading home. The bar owner ...
... br> friendly. One young man in particular saw us every evening after dinner and
spoke to us at length about Hainan Island and his hopes of getting to Hong Kong
and perhaps even America. He insisted on getting a Hainan girl for a girlfriend
though, and hoped to travel with her to Hong Kong and America. He helped us
with Chinese phrases and we helped him with English.
Jim and I were also stopped in the lobby to have ...
... on a broom and when I finally caught up to her she said that now she knows what it feels like to be me in China. She was slightly more hesitant to pimp me out for pictures after that. Thanks, Helen. :)
4. Helen hates the sun.
After we booked our plane tickets for Sanya, Helen and I began discussing what we wanted to do. This was easy for me. "I want to lay on the beach. That's it. That's all." Helen acted as though she had caught me ...
... part of the picture and didn’t it bring out the child in everyone there, in fact it even brought out the child in the children.
Beers N Noodles ...