Sanya Shanhaitian Hotel
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 ...
... Hotel (she wasn’t that psyic, we had Eadry umbrellas). She was the woman
we had spoke to on the phone from customer services the day prior about our air
conditioning problem. Amanda was shopping with her nephew and offered to have
the car service from the hotel pick us up and bring us back! So thankful for
not having to change buses, and trudge through the rain we celebrated with
icecreams from the KFC in the center. Amanda’s nephew ...
... 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 ...
... in an alley practically made us incompatible. I wasn't even prepared for a quick-witted retort when Helen talked to a Chinese person and then turned to me and said, "Ok, breakfast is this way," while walking down an alley. Uhhhh...
Helen quite happily ordered some kind of wonton soup while I stuck to something I could recognize and appreciate--bread. About half-way through our breakfast, I recognized an incessant meowing. I turned to find ...
... in frames hung on the wall but it didn’t take long for me to figure out the nature of the place. All paintings were 3D paintings on the actual wall and all had a fun side to them that not only ...