Moxinshan Villa Hotel
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... Cheng Do took one and half hours each way and as we were sailing again at 2pm, there was not a lot of time on our hands. The visits were to two temples and to a shopping street / market (although the closest we got to the latter was a drive through the precinct).
Our tour guide said to call her Hayley as it sounded like her Chinese name. She was a 20 something Chinese lady who has a degree and Masters in Education and is in the ...
... or motorbike would come along. I walked for well over an hour and was starting to wonder what I was going to do (there were sporadic hotels along the road so that was an option if public transport didn't come along soon), when a car stopped and asked if I was OK. A man was driving and there was a woman in the back with her baby, who (from their limited English and my limited Chinese) I think was a tour guide. They were so helpful! They took me back to the Hongkeng ...
... them up when I get back to school. Back to our holiday. A long weekend, with no school on Monday, so we rushed to the airport on Friday afternoon, worried that we would miss our flight. We took the fast train, the Maglev, which reached a speed of 431 kms/hour. Not a pleasant experience, as it was rocking far too much for my comfort. The trip did only take six minutes though. Once at the airport, we found our flight was delayed, and so we waited. And waited. No information, irate ...
... actually cross the road, well that was fun!!! We managed to not be run down by pushbikes, motorbikes, cars, taxis, buses and trucks!! And I forgot all the pedestrians that just barge through anyway!
Once we got to the Temple entrance, our tour leader said we could either do our own thing or he will explain along the way so we decided that would be better. The first area had a few ponds and they had fish and so many turtles of all sizes. The first main ...
Had a lazy day today staying around the Hotel Indigo. We walked down Zhongshan Lu and had lunch at Aijsen Ramen, one of our favourite Japanese restaurant chains. We then wandered back to the hotel and had afternoon tea sitting up in the restaurant area overlooking the harbour and Gulangyu Island, unfortunately not warm or nice enough to sit outside.
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