Sai Jia Comfort Hotel
Travel Blogs from Chengdu
My alarm went off at six thirty am, I rolled over and switched it off, Dan hadn't moved. I listened and then I heard the rain, torrential, teeming rain hitting the windows and roofs above. "You awake?" “Yeah”, “can you hear that rain?” “Yup”, “What do reckon about the pandas?” “F*ck em, I’m not going in the rain”, and I hate to say, but I tended to agree with him. There was one little problem ...
... As a result of this meeting Melissa and I were invited to join them for a traditional Hot Pot meal one evening.
With the hot pot you get a giant pot of boiling spicy broth in the middle of the table with a smaller pot of non-spicy broth in the middle of the larger one. Into the broth you drop a selection of different meats and vegetables and let them cook. Once ready you then fish them from ...
... to Sim's Cozy Garden Hostel (one of the best hostel we ever stayed at ) ,
you can have a bed in a 8 bed mixed dorm for 3 euros!
After visiting the city the 1st day, seeing the pandas in the morning the next, we catched a bus to Leshan (a small city in Sichuan) in the afternoon, arrived there, couldn't find a hostel, got lost in a ****** neighbourhood with at least 20 *****houses on the same street, ...
... complete disrespect for their own nature and persons. I am so happy that we came here and saw what we have seen , but If I ever came back I think I would chose the country side of china. And I would take a course in the language before I came. It is very difficult as we are so used to traveling in south America or Europe just about everyone (at least the younger generation) speaks a little English, here they truly do not speak a word!
I am looking forward to ...
Tomorrow will mark my one month anniversary in Asia. I can't believe it! I'm not sure why; sometimes I can't wrap my mind around the fact that an entire month has gone by, and sometimes I can't believe its been only a month. I have experience SO much since I've been here.
This experience is definitely helping me grow as a person. I am learning to have more faith in people and take them for their word. It sounds silly to learn that over here, but even ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking